The American Indian Studies - Indigenous Rights and Social Justice MSc program is a transdisciplinary program from Arizona State University that provides students with an intellectual and practical understanding of the issues facing American Indian populations and the ability to apply that knowledge. Students acquire problem-solving skills in a range of professional arenas, including governmental, private and nonprofit agencies.
The program focuses on languages, cultures, the arts, activism, histories, legal policies and education from an American Indian studies paradigm and perspective. Delivery is in-person courses.
After leaving ASU, many graduates:
- conduct academic research related to social justice and Indigenous rights
- direct or manage Indigenous companies, organizations or nonprofits
- facilitate Indigenous partnerships and projects
- work within Native tribes to analyze social justice and Indigenous rights
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- American Indian Studies Paradigms
- American Indian Studies Research Methods
- Contemporary Issues and American Indians
- American Indians and Indigenous Rights
- Social Change in American Indian Communities
- Genders & Sexuality in American Indian Societies
- Historical Trauma, Healing and Decolonization
- Urban Issues
- American Indian Intellectuals
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- 12 months
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DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Ethnic Studies American Studies View 149 other Masters in Ethnic Studies in United States
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- Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree from a regionally accredited college or university of recognized standing in a related field such as history, justice studies, sociology, ethnic studies, anthropology, political science or education.
- Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in the last 60 hours of their first bachelor's degree program, or applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in an applicable master's degree program.
- Graduate admission application and application fee.
- Official transcripts
- Proof of English proficiency.
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International25200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25200 USD per year during 12 months.
National23544 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23544 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State11720 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11720 USD per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.