MSU-Northern has provided coursework and degrees in Great Falls since 1989. Northern maintains its presence in Great Falls today on the campus of Great Falls College MSU.

Currently, Northern offers Bachelor's degrees in both Elementary Education and Business entirely in Great Falls. Northern's online degrees in Criminal Justice, Nursing, Business and Community Leadership are also great options for Great Falls-based students. Northern's Master of Education in Counselor Education is offered through weekend intensives both in Great Falls and Havre.

Please contact an Admissions Specialist to start your journey with MSU-Northern! We are here to make your transition to Northern seamless.

Elementary Education

Northern offers a Bachelor's in Elementary Education at GFC MSU. Classes meet on weeknight evenings on the Northern academic calendar.

Learn more about our Elementary Education program.


Northern is also offers face-to-face Business classes at GFC MSU. In addition to the entirely online Business degree and minors including Accounting, the business program offers classroom instruction for Great Falls-area students pursuing a Bachelor's degree at Northern.

In Spring 2018, six business classes are being offered at GFC MSU including Business Communications, Business Law, and Operations Management.

Learn more about our Business program.