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American Indian Studies A.A.

A.A. - Transfer Degree

Program Purpose:
Provides an opportunity for Arizona Western College to support the local Native American heritage and to acquaint both the Native Americans and the Non-Native American community with Pan-Indian experience.

Program Description:
American Indian Studies provides an educational experience that will develop appreciation, understanding and protection of Native American cultures and their histories. It introduces students to the diversity and uniqueness of Native American cultures, their sovereignty as independent nations and the challenges they face in our contemporary society.

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