The mission of the Department of Applied Arts and Sciences (AASci) is to be a center of academic excellence for Missoula College students, seeking academic, professional, or technical careers, and for students underprepared for college-level classes. In and outside the classroom, the department creates opportunities for students to gain the knowledge, skills, and values required in academic, professional, and civic communities.
The Department of Applied Computing and Engineering Technology prepares graduates to compete in and contribute to a diverse, dynamic global society. Students acquire the practical skills necessary to pursue entry-level careers in STEM-related (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) occupations.
The Business Technology Department of The University of Montana Missoula College collaborates with business and industry to prepare graduates to compete in and contribute to a dynamic global society. The department attracts and retains skilled faculty with the professional experience and theoretical background to utilize diverse instruction which reflects current and emerging business practices.
The health programs (HP) offered by the Health Professions Departments aim to prepare students for various health careers that can help address health care needs in the community, state and world. Through its evidence-based and current academic, technical, laboratory, and clinical education, the Health Professions Department serves as an advocate for change and improvement in the field of healthcare services.
The mission of the Department of Industrial Technology is to provide the regional workforce with credentialed, skilled, and competent entry-level technicians, and to be responsive to emerging workforce needs. The Department encourages the development of teamwork and interpersonal communication skills required in the workplace.