ITEM� 128-1505-R0705�������������� Authorization to Update Mission Statement; Montana Tech of The University of Montana


THAT:�������������������������������������� The Board of Regents of Higher Education authorize Montana Tech of the University of Montana to make the changes in its mission statement indicated on the attached page.


EXPLANATION:����������������������� Montana Tech recently conducted an: institutional audit; marketplace and competitor audit; and target audience audit.� In the course of this assessment process it was determined that the mission/vision statement for Montana Tech needed to be streamlined.


The rewrite came over several months this fall with the active participation of the campus faculty, staff and administration.� The campus community has embraced this statement.