Mississippi State University, Department of Anthropology and Middle Eastern Cultures
PO Box AR Mississippi State MS 39762 UNITED STATES
Phone+1 662.325.2013
Degrees Offered Applied Anthropology MA, Anthropology BA major, Middle Eastern Studies minor
Highest Degree Offered MA/MS
BA/BS Field Areas
BA/BS Requirements
36 hours anthropology including Intro to Cultural Anthropology, Biological Anthropology, and Archaeology, Anthropological Theory, and 21 hours upper division courses, including 1 course in archaeology, biological anthropology, cultural anthropology. Statistics also required.
MA/MS Field Areas
Applied Anthropology
Biological Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Medical Anthropology
MA/ MS Requirements 25 hours courses, 5 hours internship, thesis, oral exam
MA/MS Specializations Applied archaeology/bioarchaeology and applied cultural anthropology
Internship / Grants / Funding
Internships Available 0
Internship Required 1
Support Opportunities <p>Grad RA and TAs, lab and museum jobs, work study; student travel stipends</p>
Program Details
Research Facilities <p>AMEC housed in Cobb Institute of Archaeology for classrooms, labs, museum and support facilities; institute supports research in Southeastern and Middle Eastern archaeology; CRM office; new bioarchaeology labs in separate facility.</p>
Certs Offered 0
Online Courses
Online Courses: 1
Online Course Info: <p>Intro to Cultural Anthropology; Intro to Anthropology.</p>
Application Deadlines
Grad program: Oct 15 and February 15
Club / Honor Society
Anthropology Club: 1
Anthropology Club Advisor: Dr. Jesse Goliath
Lambda Alpha Chapter: 1