March 24-25, 1999
ITEM 102-1501-R0399 Approval of Proposal to Add an Option in Civil Engineering to the Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering; Montana Tech of The University of Montana
THAT: The Board of Regents of Higher Education authorizes Montana Tech of The University of Montana to add an option in Civil Engineering to the Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering at Montana Tech of the University of Montana.
EXPLANATION: Faculty in the Department of Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geological Engineering, and Mining Engineering will oversee the Civil Engineering Program. These departments have civil engineers with expertise in civil engineering structures, soil reclamation, and other civil engineering topics. The core courses will emphasize the general nature of the engineering option.