The Office of International Programs provides information and help for students who are interested in study abroad opportunities. Montana State University is proud to offer over 250 study abroad programs in over 60 countries. The Office of International Programs–Study Abroad provides resources, advising and support to students in all majors wishing to enhance their college education by studying abroad. MSU offers a variety of study abroad programs, including Direct Exchange (DEX), International Student Exchange Programs (ISEP), College Consortium for International Studies (CCIS) and Faculty-Led Short Term programs. For more information, please visit

If you are not certain whether an economics or agricultural business course at another institution will fulfill the requirements of the Economics or Agricultural Business program, contact Dr. Isaac Swensen, Certifying Officer with the following information: name and location of the institution, name and number of the course, and course syllabus (or at least a course description). If the course is evaluated as equivalent to a course in the Economics or Agricultural Business programs, you will receive a written course equivalency confirmation. It is always advisable to receive confirmation of course equivalency prior to taking a course at another institution.