Career Services

17675 South Muskogee Ave Tahlequah, OK 74464

Disability Employment Initiative

DEI seeks to improve education, training and employment opportunities by providing career pathway services for Native Americans with disabilities. Eligibility Criteria includes having a mental or physical disability as defined by the ADA, requires DEI services to prepare for, enter in, or retain gainful employment or a Career Pathway in health care, hospitality, manufacturing or construction. Must be 18 years of age or older and Native American residing within the Cherokee Nation’s 14-county jurisdictional service area that consists of Adair, Cherokee, Craig, Nowata, Sequoyah, and Washington counties, and parts of Delaware, Mayes, McIntosh, Muskogee, Ottawa, Rogers, Tulsa and Wagoner counties.