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Minor Requirements

The minor in Native American studies is an interdisciplinary program in the College of Sciences and Humanities.  Below is a list of required courses for this minor (18 credit hours total). Click on a course title to view its description. 

Required Courses
ANTH 331- Native Americans of North America 
ENG 492 - Native American Literature
HIST 421 - Indians in U.S. History  

Elective Courses (select 9 hours)
Choose from topics such as the following: 

Native Peoples of the Great Lakes
Native Peoples of the Northwest
Northwest Archaeology
Midwest Archaeology
Ethnohistory
Introduction to Folklore
American Environmental History
Summer Field Study in the Native American Southwest
Languages and Cultures of Native America 

To see when these courses are offered, consult the Schedule of Classes.

Department of Anthropology
Burkhardt Building (BB), Room 315
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: 765-285-1575
Fax: 765-285-2163