FIRST NATIONS UNIVERSITY OF CANADA - NORTHERN

FIRST NATIONS UNIVERSITY OF CANADA - NORTHERN

Mission Statement:

The First Nations University of Canada - Northern Campus (formerly The Saskatchewan Indian Federated College [SIFC]) is a First Nations' controlled university, which provides educational opportunities to both Indigenous and non-Indigenous students selected from a provincial, national and international base. The First Nations University of Canada provides an opportunity for students of all nations to learn in an environment of Indigenous cultures and values. The University, through extension programming, reaches out and welcomes Indigenous peoples to use its resources for the enrichment of their communities. They offer a bi-lingual and bi-cultural learning experience. The University requires facilities which reflect the uniqueness, values, dignity and beauty of the Indigenous people it represents. It will include appropriate recognition and integration of the role of the Elders, cultural symbols, and the First Nations connectedness to the land. The Northern Campus offers a wide range of university programs and courses in Arts and Science, Administration, Human Justice, Nursing, Social Work, Education, Dental Therapy and more.

Programs Offered Include:

Community Based (Extension) Programs
Certificate of Continuing Education , Community Health Coordinator Certificate , Diploma of First Nations Interdiciplinary Studies , First Nations Language Instructor

Faculty of Arts
Extended Studies in a First Nations Language

Faculty of Education
Indian Teacher Education Program

Health Sciences
Northern Health Sciences Access Program , Nursing Education Program of Saskatchewan

Indian Communications Art
Certificate in Indian Communication Arts

National School of Dental Therapy
Diploma of Dental Therapy

School of Business and Public Administration
Bachelor of Administration , Certificate in Administration (Indian Management) , Certificate in Hospitality, Toiurism and Gaming Entertainment Management , Diploma of Associate of Administration

School of Social Work
Certificate of Indian Social Work , Indian Social Work Program

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