Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal College
The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal College is our national academic sanctuary and the home of traditional tribal knowledge which promotes the strong values that have always guided the hearts and minds of the people and which honors the treasured human gifts the ability to think, to hear, to speak, to feel, and to walk on this good Earth.
The mission of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal College (CATC) is to provide a quality cultural based and academically rigorous general education for tribal and non-tribal citizens. The main focus is upon traditional tribal knowledge, quality of life and enhancing the status of American Indians in contemporary America.
By 2010 CATC will gain an Associate Membership in American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) and Accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities.
Strategic Goal 1 – Accreditation and Recruitment of Faculty
Strategic Goal 2 – Strategic Partnerships
Strategic Goal 3 – Financial Plan
Strategic Goal 4 – Recruitment and Retaining of Students
Strategic Goal 5 – Establishment of CATC as the Language and Cultural Capital of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes