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PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Native American Tribal Management Certificate develops the skills of people who work or plan to work in a First Nations environment.  Successful tribal managers possess fundamental management skills, and understanding how Native nation's legal, political and cultural context impact an organization's work.

 

Through this certificate, students learn to lead, motivate, and supervise others; to plan and execute projects and everyday operations; to manage organizational culture; the relationship between tribal governance and administration; essential tribal functions; and economic development strategies- all in the context of Native Nations

STUDENT PROFILE

As a Native American Tribal Management student, you should:

  • Have a desire to manage tribal business
  • Be committed to Native Values
  • Enjoy producing detailed and accurate work.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

Students who complete the Certificate in Native American Tribal Management should be able to:

  • Successfully facilitate the relationship between Native nation's legal, political and cultural context and the workplace
  • Lead, motivate, and supervise others
  • Plean and execute projects and everyday operations
  • Manage organizational culture
  • Manage organizational personnel and non-personnel resources

CAREER OUTLOOK

Graduates with a Certificate in Native American Tribal Management may be led to areas such as:

  • Tribal governance
  • Tribal development
  • tribal Business management (gaming or lodging)