Native American Studies
Contact Information
Address: 112 Whitman Hall
Phone: 906-227-1397
Fax: 906-227-1396
E-mail: cnas@nmu.edu
Director: April Lindala
Native American Studies at NMU
The Center for Native American Studies oversees the Native American Studies minor program. The courses are designed for both Native American and non-Native American students so they can better understand human similarities and differences as well as recognize the contributions that Native Americans have made to the world, thereby widening the multicultural curriculum of Northern Michigan University.
Student Organizations
  • American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)
  • Anishinaabe News
  • Native American Language and Culture Club
  • Native American Student Association
Departmental /Program Policies

The Native American Studies program requires a 2.00 or higher grade point average for the minor and a 3.00 or higher grade point average in the required courses for the American Indian Education Certification.

Minor Program

Courses within the minor that can be used to satisfy liberal studies requirements are listed with the Roman numeral (in brackets) that coincides with the liberal studies division the course falls under.

Certification Program