Northwest Indian College is an important part of the Nez Perce community. The College offers a variety of educational programs to meet academic, vocational and cultural needs. The NWIC Extended Campus brings those programs conveniently into the community.
At NWIC-Nez Perce, students are encouraged to develop themselves and discover ways to contribute to their communities and families. They learn ways to understand and support the goals of the Nez Perce tribe, especially in the areas of self-governance, as well as social and economic well-being.
Degree Programs Offered at Nez Perce:
The Indigenous Speaker Series features dialogues about Indigenous people’s cultural and traditional lived experiences. In partnership, Ciarra Greene, MS (Native Environmental Science Faculty at NWIC – Nez Perce Site) and the Michelle Montgomery, PhD (Associate Professor of American Indian & Ethnic, Gender & Labor Studies at University of Washington – Tacoma) collaborated to expand Michelle’s existing initiative Indigenous Knowledge and Community Conversations.