Native American Programs & Services

We offer the following services to Native / Indigenous students:

Hoop of Learning

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Hoop students are under 18 and have not graduated from high school.

Get college credits while in High School! We offer support, friendship and help with academic questions and needs. Taking classes through "Hoop" builds your college resume while providing new experiences and connections to other Native students. Come by and see what we're all about.

Tuba City High School Why should I do this?

You can earn up to 36 college credits; up to $3,500 in tuition paid for by MCC.

With Hoop you can attend the 5-week Hoop of Learning Summer Institute, which offers classes and discussion about how your culture, history, and oral traditions shape the world we live in today and in the the future.

You can enroll in the Native American Cultural Pride and Awareness class plus learn film making and other multimedia platforms in the fun and creative MCC New Media Experience Lab. There is so much more!

American Indian Institute

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AII students are over 18 years old, and are recent high school graduates or students returning to education.

We are your Home away from Home! Our student lounge offers you a place to chill and relax during the day. Our team members are helpful, friendly and work to encourage, strengthen, and retain the largest population of American Indian students. We hope that when you arrive you feel you are indeed part of a student-centered family environment and we encourage you to meet and interact with a diverse group of students.

Go Thunderbirds What We Can Do

Helping you make smart educational choices can get you through college quicker and help you save money!

We can help you choose the classes necessary to complete a wide range of certificates or associate’s degrees and/or transferring to Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University or University of Arizona. You may want Career and Technical education and we can help you find the perfect fit for your interests and talents.