The 2023-2024 AnthroGuide is the last print version. Edits for graduate programs are due July 31, 2023.

Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Department of Anthropology
20 Hairpin Drive Campus Box 1451 Edwardsville IL 62026 United States
Phone+1 618.650.2744
General Description / Special Programs

Four-field undergraduate anthropology program, with focus on applied aspects of anthropology. Seniors conduct research or internship mentored by faculty.

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Degrees Offered Anthropology BA and BS; Anthropology minor; interdisciplinary Masters of Integrative Studies in Cultural Heritage and Resources Management
Highest Degree Offered MA/MS
Certificate Info Interdisciplinary Graduate Certificate Museum Studies
Certificate Field Areas
Museum Studies
BA/BS Field Areas
BA/BS Requirements
Anthropology courses (55 credits), including: introductory; advanced method/theory covering four fields; cultural/linguistic elective; archaeology/biological anthropology elective; additional electives selected based on student interests; senior capstone experience. BA: foreign language (8 credits); BS: field school (6 credits)
Experience Offered
MA/ MS Requirements Integrative Studies program: minimum 30 credits in 2 or more disciplines (Anthropology, Geography, Historical Studies), additional thesis, research, or project work
MA/MS Specializations Cultural Heritage and Resources Management
Internship / Grants / Funding
Internships Available 1
Internship Required 0
Program Details
Research Facilities

Anthropology Laboratory; Ethnology Museum Laboratory; University Museum

Certs Offered 1
Online Courses
Online Courses: 1
Club / Honor Society
Anthropology Club: 1
Anthropology Club Info: Recognized student organization.
Anthropology Club Advisor: Dr. Susan Kooiman
Lambda Alpha Chapter: 1