High-Altitude Classroom

This minor will help you develop the knowledge and skills to better promote and integrate sustainability and community-related values through the geographic study of social, economic, cultural, environmental and geopolitical issues of mountainous places and regions. In addition to coursework, your studies will include mountain-focused study abroad, internships and other experiential learning opportunities.

43

Udall Scholars since the program was launched in 1992

30%

of UM students are the first in their family to attend college

27

UM students have been named Rhodes Scholars

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