Degrees Offered BS in Anthropology; Certificate in User Experience Research; Certificate or minor in Data Science for the Liberal Arts; Masters of Arts in Anthropology; Masters of Applied Anthropology
Highest Degree Offered MA/MS
Certificate Info User Experience Research Certificate--online certificate consists of 9 one-credit, seven week courses, and a three credit capstone project. Data Science for the Liberal Arts Certificate--twelve credits, including Python, statistics, data science, and statistical modeling in R capstone project.
BA/BS Field Areas
BA/BS Requirements
University foundations courses, 8-11 credits in skills courses, statistics, 31 credits Anthropology courses
MA/MS Field Areas
Applied Anthropology
Experience Offered
MA/ MS Requirements MA Anthropology--15 credits core sequence, prelim exam, thesis; Masters of Applied Anthropology--12 credits core sequence, stats, CRM, and GIS skill sequence courses required, project.
MA/MS Specializations Biosocial and ecological emphases
Internship / Grants / Funding
Internships Available 1
Internship Required 0
Internship Info Internships with state and federal agencies
Support Opportunities 2 GAs $9,000-$12,000 per year, fee waivers, Schaertl Scholarship, Wesley Hurt Scholarship, Silver Archaeological Award, and other research assistantships. Other BSU awards and graduate student information listed at:
Program Details
Research Facilities HRAF; computer facilities; archaeology laboratory; Center for Applied Archaeological Science
Publications Department Series Archaeological Reports; Cultural Resource Reports; Monographs in Archaeology; Idaho Archaeologist, in conjunction with the Idaho Archaeological Society; Occasional Papers and Monographs in Cultural Anthropology and Linguistics; Archaeology and Anthropology, in conjunction with the Walter Roth Museum of Anthropology
Certs Offered 1
Online Courses
Online Courses: 1
Online Course Info: ANTH 102 Social-Cultural Anthropology, ANTH 103 Introduction to Archaeology, ANTH 104 Biological Anthropology, ANTH 105 Evolution and Human Behavior, ANTH 303 History and Theory in Anthropology, ANTH 306 Kinship and Social Organization, ANTH 314 Environmental Anthropology; ANTH 418 Research Methods for Social Scientists; UX 460-469 User Experience Research Certificate courses
Club / Honor Society
Anthropology Club: 1
Anthropology Club Info: Anthropology Club and Archaeology Student Association Club
Lambda Alpha Chapter: 0