South Dakota and the Black Hills themselves are rich in Native American history and culture, and a degree in American Indian Studies from BHSU will give you deep understanding of this dynamic and exciting world.
American Indian Studies graduates often find careers with tribal, state, and federal governments, as well as in education, cultural resource management and tourism.
The AIS Program at BHSU offers:
- A diverse faculty, with knowledge about Native peoples from and around the country.
- The opportunity to explore many challenging contemporary issues.
- Many extra-curricular activities, such as the annual powwow.
- A welcoming environment in the Center for American Indian Studies