Bachelor of Arts in Tribal Administration & Governance
University of Minnesota-Duluth

Program Details

The Department of American Indian Studies at UMD offers this online BA in Tribal Administration & Governance, where you can select from two tracks:  American Indian Studies or Business Administration.  With either knowledge base, you’ll be prepared to work for tribes, governmental agencies or NGOs in an effort to improve the lives of Native Americans.  Studies focus on history, policies and issues that impact tribal governments.  Curriculum may incorporate:

  • Fundamentals of Tribal Project Management
  • Federal Indian Policy
  • Foundations of Indigenous Leadership


  • Must have an associate's degree or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • GPA of 2.0 or higher

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission