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2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Liberal Arts AA, Native American Studies Option

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Program Description

This emphasis is designed to meet the educational needs of both Native American and non-Native American students. Native American Studies (NAMS) courses focus upon the diverse world-views expressed in Native American cultures, spiritualities, histories, oral traditions, and literatures

For More Information Contact:
School of Liberal Arts & Communication
Metro Campus:  (918) 595-7064

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, you will be able to:

  • Articulate the world-views afforded by various Native American cultural traditions.
  • Outline contemporary issues in Native American cultural practices. 
  • Evaluate historical, social, and political diversity within Native American cultures. 
  • Explain how Native American tribal identities are created, maintained, and challenged. 
  • Compare Native American and European-American cultures.


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Student Organizations

Students in this major will benefit from participation in the Native American Student Alliance.  For more information, stop by the Student Life office on campus.

Degree Requirements

View a semester-by-semester course plan of study and information on transferring this degree to other colleges and universities on the Liberal Arts, Native American Studies Degree Map.  

General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 28

Mathematics 3 hours

Science 7 hours

Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 32-33

Total Credit Hours: 60

To receive an A.A. or A.S. degree, students must demonstrate computer proficiency. 
Physical Education activity courses do not count toward the associate degree requirements in this curriculum.

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