The Tribal Management Program aims to provide entry level skills for positions in tribal institutions in rural Alaska.
General Interest Area:
Courses are open to everyone, especially those interested in tribal government, tribal administration, tribal law, program development and community services, such as health services.
High School Background:
High School Diploma or GED
Plan of Study:
Students perform specific tasks, learn basic management rationale and explore issues in tribal government. Each student has an individual education plan (IEP), which is a critical means of tracking progress and a key part of the process of education in a rural-based learning environment. A student career portfolio demonstrates individual accomplishments & the achievement of specific goal-related skills & competencies.
How to get Involved:
Students entering either the A.A.S. degree or certificate program should meet with a faculty advisor to discuss program content, requirements and planning. Contact Kevin Illingsworth at 457-5710 or toll free at 1-866-474 571 0
Career and Graduate Possibilites:
Students who receive their certificate or AAS in Tribal Management may apply for admissions into the Rural Development Bachelor’s program.