Native American Tribal Management
Certificate - 9 Credits
This certificate develops the skills of people who work or plan to work in a First
Nation environment. Successful tribal managers possess fundamental management skills
and understand how a Native nation’s legal, political and cultural context impact
their work. This certificate emphasizes that effective governance and capable administration
are keys to the exercise of tribal sovereignty, building strong communities, and sustained
economic development. Through the certificate, students learn to lead, motivate, and
supervise others; to plan and execute projects and everyday operations; to manage
organizational culture; the relationship between tribal governance and administration;
essential tribal functions; and economic development strategies - all in the context
of Native nations.
10-102-140 Fundamentals of Tribal Management (3 credits)
10-102-141 Advanced Tribal Management (3 credits)
10-102-142 Tribal Supervisory Management (3 credits)
Students must have a grade of "C" or better in any course to progress in courses which
require that course as a prerequisite.
Students must have a grade of "C" or better in all core courses to graduate.
A cumulative G.P.A. of 2.0 is required for graduation.