Welcome to Fort Peck Community College
Fort Peck Community College (FPCC) is a tribally controlled community college chartered by the Fort Peck Assiniboine and Sioux
FPCC granted its first associate degree in 1987. During the recent period of 2000 to 2008, FPCC has awarded certificates and associate degrees to 440 students.
- Weekly Update News from around the FPCC campus this week. Learn More »
- Fall Registration FPCC would like to remind you of some important dates for attending classes for the Fall 2015 Semester. Learn More »
- About Fort Peck Indian Reservation The Fort Peck Reservation is in northeastern Montana, 40 miles west of the North Dakota border and 50 miles south of the Canadian border, with the Missouri River defining its southern perimeter. It includes more than two million acres of land (110 miles long and 40 miles wide). It is home to the Assiniboine and Sioux Tribal Nations, each composed of numerous band and divisions. The duly elected governing body is the Tribal Executive Board, composed of twelve members, a chairman, vice-chairman, secretary-accountant and sergeant-at-arms. Tribal headquarters are located in Poplar. Learn More »
- Pre Engineering Degree Fort Peck Community College is now offering an Associate of Science (AS) degree in Pre-Engineering. Learn More »
- FPCC Comedy Night FPCC will be presenting a free comedy night, open to all. GTD Auditorium, May 8th, 8-9pm Featuring Donovan "Beefy" Archambault. Learn More »
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Associate of Arts
The Associate of Arts (AA) degree requires a minimum of 60 credit hours of coursework. The AA degree is appropriate for students intending to transfer to a four-year institution in disciplines such as business, elementary education, human services, humanities, literature and psychology. Students who wish a broad base of learning experiences should select the General Studies program of study.
Associate of Science
The Associate of Science (AS) degree requires a minimum of 60 credit hours of coursework. The AS degree plan includes the general education requirements, plus an additional four semester credits in mathematics or science. The AS degree is recommended for students planning careers in computer technology, mathematics, hazardous materials, health, nursing and science. Students who wish a broad base of learning experiences should select the General Studies program of study.
Associate of Applied Science
The Associate of Applied Science Degrees (AAS) is courses of study of 60 or more semester credits. These programs are in vocational/technical areas and are designed to prepare the student for immediate employment following graduation (not recommended for transfer credit). Fifteen (15) credits of Related Instruction are required. Most of the courses are directly related to specific fields of study. Students must select an occupational objective and follow a specific program of study. FPCC course requirements are included in the programs of study.
One Year Certificate
Certificate programs are intended to provide the student with training for immediate employment upon completion of one year of study. Certificates are terminal and not intended to transfer to other institutions. They tie into AAS degrees in business, computer technology, automotive technology, and business technology. Because of the concentrated training in the specific vocation, a minimum of ten credits in Related Instruction is required.