Federal CIP Code Definitions

AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES.

05.0202
American Indian/Native American Studies.

A program that focuses on the history, sociology, politics, culture, and economics of one or more of the American Indian, Aleut, Inuit, Hawaiian and other native peoples of the Americas from earliest times until the present, with particular emphasis on U.S. and Canadian populations and their problems but including reference to Caribbean and Latin American native peoples.