January 20-21, 2005

 

ITEM 126-1003-R0105                Approval of Proposal to create an interdisciplinary minor in International Development Studies.

 

THAT:                                       The Board of Regents authorizes The University of Montana—Missoula to offer an interdisciplinary minor in International Development Studies.

 

EXPLANATION:                        The University of Montana—Missoula proposes an interdisciplinary minor in International Development Studies. Students will acquire the knowledge and preparation for positions both in the United States and internationally, such as non-governmental organizations, international and bilateral government development organizations, the U.S. Peace Corps and other national/international equivalents, and community development groups.