The Associates of Arts Degree in Tribal Historic Preservation is intended to fulfill the needs of students who seek a basic knowledge of historic preservation and approaches to cultural resource management through coursework in Native American Studies, history, Native language and anthropology.

Graduates with the Associates of Arts degree in Tribal Historic Preservation will be qualified for entry level positions in tribal historic preservation offices, tribal cultural departments, tribal museums as well as employment as archaeological technicians with private cultural resource management firms and government agencies.