MA in Indigenous Studies

The Indigenous Studies M.A. degree program emphasizes Indigenous knowledge systems. The program is designed to provide graduate students from various fields of interest an opportunity to pursue in-depth study of the role and contributions of Indigenous knowledge in the contemporary world. Students are expected to demonstrate the ability to work effectively with Indigenous people in their studies.

CXCS offers one Master's degree program:

Indigenous Studies (Minimum Requirements for Degree: 36 credits)

Contact us

Sean Asiqłuq Topkok, CXCS, Department Chair

Office: 306 Brooks Building

Phone: 907-474-5537


*Contact Dr. Topkok for questions or concerns about the Indigenous Studies program.

Earn your M.A. in Indigenous Studies while living in your home community

A distance delivered Master's degree program

As a UAF graduate student, you are also expected to familiarize yourself with UAF Graduate School requirements in the current UAF catalog. We encourage you to review these materials carefully and to ask questions of faculty and staff about how to make the most of this program.