Department of Geography and Anthropology

Programs / Minor in Native American Studies

The Minor in Native-American Studies

The Minor in Native American Studies gives interested students an opportunity to expand their knowledge and understanding of the history and cultural diversity of Native Americans.

Program Requirements

Required Course - 6 credit hours

  • Course
    Title
    Credits
  • Cultural Diversity in the U.S.
    3
  • Indigenous Peoples of North America
    3

Select three of the following - 9 credit hours

  • Course
    Title
    Credits
  • AMST 3760
    Advanced Studies in American Identities (if related to Native American Studies)
    3
  • AMST 4490
    Special Topics in American Studies (if related to Native American Studies)
    3
  • Indigenous Peoples of the Southeast United States
    3
  • Directed Applied Research (if related to Native American Studies)
    3
  • North American Archeology
    3
  • Special Topics in Anthropology (if related to Native American Studies)
    3
  • ARH 3200
    Ancient American Art and Architecture
    3
  • ARH 3240
    Native North American Art and Architecture
    3
  • ENGL 3340
    Ethnic Literatures (if related to Native American Studies)
    3
  • Geography of Latin America and the Caribbean
    3
  • Geography of North America
    3
  • HIST 3310
    The Old South
    3
  • HIST 3315
    The History of the American West
    3
  • HIST 3366
    History of Mexico and Central America
    3
  • HIST 4410
    Colonial America to 1763
    3
  • PSYC 3385
    Ethnic Minority Psychology
    3
  • SOCI 3314
    Race and Ethnicity
    3

Program Total (15 Credit Hours)


Important Information about Minors

When you declare a formal minor, it is not automatically displayed on your transcript. In order for your Minor to appear on your transcript, you must fill out a special "Minor Form" with the registrar when you petition to graduate.

  • Nine (9) hours of a minor must be non-duplicative with course requirements in the major.
  • A minimum of six (6) hours in the minor must be taken in residence at Kennesaw State University.