Educational Opportunities for Employees
Sponsored by Renne Library, Lynda.com offers a suite of training videos from specific software packages to up-and-coming technology trends to documentaries following creative professionals in a variety of disciplines. The training library is searchable by subject, software, and/or author. Users may also create accounts, to save specific courses as well as track their individual progress.
How to use:
- Create a Lynda.com profile at www.lib.montana.edu/resources/title.php from a computer on campus or Extension office. Scroll down to Lynda.com and click on the link to create a profile. Note you will need create a profile before you can access the site.
- Once you have set up your profile and created a login and password, you can access Lynda.com from any computer on campus or off campus, at any time! You will be able to download exercise files and transcripts, watch over 1,400 videos on a wide variety of subjects, and receive certificates of completion at the conclusion of each video.
Professional Development & Training (PD&T)
University Human Resources Professional Development & Training (PD&T) offers a wide range of programs and services designed to meet a variety of MSU employee needs.
University Human Resources PD&T’s strategic purpose is to help build the skills and capacity of MSU employees. By providing ongoing personal and professional development opportunities, they are increasing MSU employees’ effectiveness and their ability to contribute and excel. Workshops are offered throughout the year on a variety of topics including, but not limited to, management development skills, leadership, communication, and teamwork. To learn more, please visit their webpage at http://www.montana.edu/hr/development/.
MSU employees are eligible for a Faculty/Staff Tuition Waiver and their dependents may be eligible for a Dependent Partial Tuition Waiver to attend courses at MUS universities. For more information on this exciting opportunity, please visit http://www.montana.edu/hr/DependentTuitionWaiver.html.
Staff Senate Scholarship
Staff Senate and Professional Council are excited to offer scholarship funds to Montana State University Bozeman staff members (regardless of if they work on-campus and off- campus) and their dependent relatives. Awardees may attend any MUS University or College. For more information please visit http://www.montana.edu/staffsenate/scholarship.html.