Beyond Borders: Discover OIP's International Training and Development Division
Welcome to Montana State University's International Training Program page! Our programs are dedicated to fostering global relationships and creating change through international training and education.
At MSU, we believe that engaging with the world is critical to preparing our students to become global citizens and leaders. We offer a range of international training programs that not only provide valuable skills and knowledge, but also drive our university forward.They are designed to foster:
- Cross-cultural exchange
- Mutual understanding
- Diverse perspectives and expertise
- Innovative solutions to some of the world's most pressing challenges
Our impact extends far beyond the classroom. Our international training programs are designed to provide real-world experiences and practical skills that participants can utilize in their own communities. We believe that by empowering individuals and organizations around the world, we can drive positive change and promote a more sustainable future.
Join us on our quest To build and maintain cross-cultural relationships and create a better, more connected world. Explore our programs today and discover the endless possibilities that await you with MSU's International Training and Professional Development Team.
Did You Know? The World at MSU's Doorstep.
Are you ready to take your skills to the next level? Then fasten your seatbelt and get ready for an unforgettable ride! Before we dive in, here are some facts and statistics about our International Training and Professional Development Division.
- Our team has been partnering with top-tier client organizations for over 25 years, designing unparalleled training programs that will take your skills to the next level.
- While English is our primary language, we're all about breaking down barriers and making connections across the globe. That's why we offer customizable programs in a variety of languages to meet your unique needs.
- Our handpicked staff are seasoned experts in cross-cultural communication, having lived, studied, and worked all around the world. They know what it takes to succeed in today's global marketplace, and they're ready to share their wisdom with you!
And when you're not in the classroom, you'll be surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of the Rocky Mountains, where adventure awaits at every turn. Come join us and discover your full potential!
Your Ticket to Global Connection: OIP's Involvement Opportunities.
Are you ready for an adventure that will take you around the world without leaving campus? Look no further than the exciting opportunities offered by the Montana State University Office of International Programs!
- a student looking to gain valuable professional experience
- a community member seeking to expand your horizons
we've got something for everyone.
From hosting international visitors to participating in intercultural events and presentations, the possibilities for connection and growth are endless.
Imagine the thrill of welcoming visitors from across the globe into your home and sharing your own unique culture with them. Or, picture yourself gaining real-world employment experience while immersing yourself in a diverse and dynamic community. With our programs, anything is possible!
So what are you waiting for? Don't just take our word for it - contact us today to learn more about how you can get involved. Your journey to global connection and understanding starts here.
Learn all about hosting international visitors and how it can be a life-changing experience for you.
Success Without Borders: Celebrating our Alumni
Our alumni are true global leaders, making a difference in every corner of the world. From starting their own international organizations to leading major corporations, they embody the spirit of OIP and inspire us every day.
In this section, we highlight the latest news and achievements of our alumni, showcasing their incredible work and dedication to creating positive change in the world.
The Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) Student Leaders Program ignited Wasim Abu Salem's passion for teaching Arabic programming to Arab children in Israel, leading to the creation of Loop, which has now impacted over 15,000 students and incubated start-ups. Now, he's meeting with global dignitaries and inspiring a new generation of MEPI students.
Seventeen visiting teachers from across the globe participated in a seven-week training program in Bozeman.
Fifteen students from seven different countries presented on human rights issues in their countries, and what they planned to do to address the needs presented.
Fifteen students from the Middle East and North Africa visited Montana State University for five weeks as part of a U.S. State Department program to train young leaders.
Members of the Japanese delegation in the Long-term Education Administrators Program (LEAP) visited MSU for a career training program focused on various American university functions.
The agreement will further strengthen the cooperative relationship between MSU and the Japanese town of Mifune, the site of a dinosaur museum that has partnered with MSU’s Museum of the Rockies.
Thirteen administrators from Japanese universities and the Japanese Ministry of Education answer a few questions about the commonalities and differences in Japanese and American culture, higher education and their experiences in Bozeman.
Fifteen high-achieving students from around the globe spent a month at MSU in the U.S. Department of State’s EducationUSA Academy program.
Makiko Diehl of MSU's Office of International Programs, who was in her native Kumamoto when one of two devastating earthquakes hit this month, led a local fundraising effort.
Janelle Rasmussen, director of international professional development and training programs within MSU’s Office of International Programs, is one of three NAFSA U.N. representatives and co-leader of U.N. Member Interest Group.