Melanie Yazzie teaching NAIS certificate course CU BoulderCNAIS offers both a graduate and undergraduate certificate in Native American and Indigenous Studies (NAIS). Drawing on our core and affiliate faculty across numerous departments, our certificates allow you to take advantage of the diversity of research and teaching on Indigenous issues at CU Boulder. Courses in our NAIS certificate programs aim to strengthen your knowledge of Indigenous issues and help you be a part of an ongoing global transformation in our understanding of history, colonialism, race and ethnicity, identity, language, arts, nationhood, citizenship, law, religion, politics, ecology, resources, climate change, and transnational relationships. Learn more about our faculty, or see a full list of our affiliated programs.

Above: CNAIS Core Faculty Dr. Melanie Yazzie teaching print-making to CU Boulder students.