BROOKINGS – The South Dakota Board of Regents this week approved plans by South Dakota State University to begin offering an undergraduate degree in American Indian studies starting this fall.
Also, its popular master’s degree in journalism will soon be offered with an online-only option geared to professionals already working in news and media-related fields.
While a minor in American Indian studies has been offered since 1994, it has been a priority of the university for some time to establish the major. At a recent accreditation visit by the Higher Learning Commission, it was also recommended that this degree be added.For the complete article see the 05-18-2013 issue.
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