MSU Billings Catalog

Outdoor Adventure Leadership Minor

This program to be placed on moratorium Fall 2020—no new students enrolling in this program.

A grade of "C-" or better must be maintained in all minor courses.

Required Courses

REC 120Fund of Backcountry Travel2
REC 200Fnd Outdoor Advent Leadershp3
REC 210Environment/Leave No Trace2
REC 310Leadership in Adventure Prgrms3
REC 466Ethcl Asp in Outdoor Leadershp2
Subtotal12
Electives
ECP 120Emergency Medical Responder3-4
or ECP 312 Wilderness Medicine
REC 306Applied Wilderness Leadership3
or REC 308 Appld Wildrnss Leadrshp-Winter
REC 411Adventure Guiding/Instructing3
or REC 470 OAL Operations & Asset Mangmnt
Subtotal9-10
Skills Areas
Select at least four of the following skills/rescue courses in at least two different disciplines (e.g., climbing, fly fishing, skiing, etc.) in consultation with OAL advisor.4-8
Skills Area Level I
Beginning Rock Climbing
Beginning Nordic Skiing
Beginning Alpine Skiing
Beginning Snowboarding
Skiing, Snowboarding, Tele
Beg Fly Fishing/Fly Tying
Orienteering
Fnd of Whitewater Rafting
Fundamentals of Kayaking
Canoeing
Skills Area Level II
Wilderness Survival
Instrct Strat: Bckcntry Anglrs
Instruct Strat: Rock Climbing
Instruct Strat: Water Program
Rescue Skills
Search and Rescue
Ropes Rescue
Swift Water Rescue
Bckcntry Avlnch Frcsting/Rscue
Subtotal4-8
Total Minimum Credits24

Certain courses in this program have prerequisites; students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.