September 23-24, 2004


ITEM 124-2802-R0904                Approval of a Proposal to Offer a New Certificate in Welding; Montana State University-Northern


THAT:                                      The Board of Regents of Higher Education authorizes Montana State University-Northern to award a Certificate in Welding.


EXPLANATION:                        The proposed certificate program is designed to provide students with a certificate in welding.  Completion of the one-year certificate program will provide students the necessary background to complete the testing requirements to qualify as an AWS certified welder.