Summer enrollment up at local colleges
Enrollment numbers for summer classes are up from this time last year, officials from Montana State University-Northern and Stone Child College say.
Stone Child has experienced the most dramatic increase. So far 250 people have enrolled for summer classes that begin June 9, Stone Child registrar Shelley Viall said Monday. That is an increase of about 100 students over last summer, she said.
Viall attributed the increase to the college's new campus, its open-door policy, stronger agreements between Stone Child and four-year institutions that allow students to transfer from Stone Child to oth...