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Undergraduate Minor

Native American & Indigenous Studies Program

The Native American & Indigenous Studies Program offers an 18 credit hour undergraduate academic minor.  This interdisciplinary course of study examines Native North American cultural and social life from both historical and contemporary perspectives.

See also:
University Catalog (NAIS)
Semester Class Schedules

NAIS Undergraduate Minor Requirements

12 credit hours (3 of which must come from either NAIS 1001 or 1350)

NAIS 1001     Foundations in American Indian Studies
NAIS 1350     American Indians in Contemporary Society
NAIS 2210     North American Indians
NAIS 2290     History of North American Indians
NAIS 2340     Native American Culture and Literature

Elective NAIS Classes 6 hours required (See University Catalog)


Declaring an NAIS Undergraduate Minor

Please complete and submit the "Change of Adviser, Major, Minor, Option/Concentration, College, and or Graduate Status" form available on the Office of the Registrar's website.


Contact Us

Arts and Sciences/Native American and Indigenous Studies

Native American Education Research and Cultural Center, Rm 117, 200 S 10th St

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-6520

Fax: 307-766-2555


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