Peace Corps hopefuls can get leg up through University of Montana program

From Missoulian:
Within days, Josh Kieser will learn which Asian country he will live in for the next two years, serving as a Peace Corps volunteer.

The 22-year-old Michigan native is one of 10 recent University of Montana graduates who were among the first to receive a Peace Corps preparatory certificate from their alma mater.

UM is the third college in the country, and the first public university, to offer a Peace Corps prep certification program. The private schools are Knox College in Illinois and Wittenberg University in Ohio…