More Health Programs

All prerequisite courses for the following Missoula College Health Professions programs can be completed by taking face-to-face and online courses offered through the Bitterroot College:

Admission, Tuition & Fees, and Start Dates for Prerequisite Coursework

  • Admission
    • Submit college application
    • On application, for education goal, select Associate degree/certificate and for field of study select/write-in the Health Professions program of interest:
      • Pre - Medical Assisting
      • Pre - Paramedicine
      • Pre - Pharmacy Technology
      • Pre - Radiologic Technologist
      • Pre - Respiratory Care Technician
      • Pre - Surgical Technician
  • Tuition & Fees
    • $2,100 per semester for a full-time, resident student (12 or more credits)
    • Federal Financial Aid available; visit Pay for College
    • For more Tuition & Fees information, visit Pay for College
  • Start Dates
    • Fall, spring, and summer semesters; visit Academic Calendar
    • Recommendation: allow 8-10 weeks for application, registration, and Federal Financial Aid processing


All college courses taken through attendance at Bitterroot College UM are accredited through and transcripted by Missoula College UM.

Lea Guthrie
Academic & Student Services Director
(406) 375-0100