MEMORANDUM                                                    November 20, 2003



TO:������������������ Montana Board of Regents


FROM:������������� Roger Barber, Interim Deputy Commissioner for Academic and Student Affairs


SUBJECT:������� Level II Submission

The University of Montana � Missoula College of Technology


         Item 121-1002-R1103.� The University of Montana-Missoula College of Technology seeks approval to convert its currently approved Associate of Applied Science program in Practical Nursing to a Certificate program in Practical Nursing; and to offer an Associate of Science degree leading to licensure as a Registered Nurse.� This proposal is on the submission agenda, for informational purposes only, under the program approval process adopted by the Montana Board of Regents in July 2002.� That process says that �. . (C)ertificate or Associate Degree programs may be placed on submission at any Board of Regents meeting.� They will be placed on action agendas at subsequent meetings. . .�