BA and BS degrees cover cultural and biological anthropology and archaeology. The BA offers concentrations in archaeology and environmental anthropology and the BS offers concentrations in general anthropology, forensic anthropology, and medical/biomedical anthropology. Department foci include evolutionary medicine, behavioral endocrinology, global/one health, indigenous population health, ethnography of Central and South Americas, ecotourism, economic development, climate change, hominoid evolution, genetics and human identification, and forensic case work. Archaeology focuses on Mesoamerica, East Africa, Italy, and Texas.
Undergraduate work study; research assistantships by University Research Council and faculty granting; scholarships for field schools.
Laboratory for Evolutionary Medicine, Institute of Archaeology, Forensic Science Laboratory, Bioarchaeology/Zooarchaeology Research Laboratory, Human Osteology Laboratory, Human Evolutionary Anatomy Laboratory, Archaeometry and Radiocarbon Sample Preparation Laboratory.
Introduction to Anthropology (ANT 1305) and Introduction to Human Evolution (ANT 1401) in the summer only.