Miami University, Department of Anthropology
120 Upham Hall 100 Bishop Circle Oxford OH 45056 UNITED STATES
Phone+1 513.529.8399
Degrees Offered Anthropology BA majorGlobal Health Studies minorArchaeology minor
Highest Degree Offered BA/BS
BA/BS Field Areas
Applied Anthropology
Biological Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Medical Anthropology
Linguistic Anthropology
BA/BS Requirements
There are four required core courses covering the four fields of anthropology plus a senior integrative capstone with a public anthropology final product. In addition, students take one practicum course and electives chosen from three topical clusters (Adaptation, Cultural Diversity, Emerging Practices) to reach a total of 36 credit hours.
Other Degree Field Areas
The Anthropology Department administers the Archaeology minor and the interdisciplinary Global Health Minor.
Internship / Grants / Funding
Internships Available 0
Internship Required 0
Support Opportunities

Rebecca Jeanne Andrew Memorial Awards grants given annually to undergraduates for research in primatology. Recent awardees worked in Costa Rica, England, Kenya, Madagascar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Senegal, Thailand, Trinidad, Ecuador, Uganda, US.

Program Details
Research Facilities

The Department maintains faculty research laboratories in archaeology, biological, cultural and medical anthropology, and offers training in archaeology, collections management, cultural anthropology, behavioral primatology, ethnography, linguistic anthropology, and medical and psychological anthropology research..  

Misc Information Carol Kist Student Award Funds support efforts of students in Anthropology Department. Ronald and Judith Spielbauer Award supports students in Archaeology and Material Culture.
Certs Offered 0
Employees1 to 25
Online Courses
Online Courses: 0
Application Deadlines
Club / Honor Society
Anthropology Club: 1
Anthropology Club Info: The Anthropology Club a student organization that explores anthropological topics and activities. The Primatology Club provides a forum for students interested in the behavior, ecology, and conservation of non-human primates.
Lambda Alpha Chapter: 0