Degrees Offered Anthropology BA/BS
Highest Degree Offered BA/BS
BA/BS Field Areas
Biological Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Museum/Curatorial Studies
BA/BS Requirements
Required: Cultural Anthropology; either Archaeology or Human Evolution; Culture and Interpretation; Production and Reproduction; History of Anthropology; either Ethnographic Fieldwork or Archaeological Excavation; and Senior Thesis. In addition, four anthropology electives.
Experience Offered
Internship / Grants / Funding
Internships Available 1
Internship Required 0
Internship Info Service learning opportunities and summer internships available through the Harward Center.
Support Opportunities A wide variety of internal college grants available for students and faculty to support research, travel, and service learning projects during the academic year, as well as over the summer.
Program Details
Research Facilities Bates College Art Museum houses the Whitehouse Collection of Pre-Columbian ritual artifacts. An archaeological laboratory available for study and analysis of skeletal remains and collections of artifacts.
Library Resources Ladd Library is an excellent resource.
Publications Newsletters online at the Bates College website.
Certs Offered 0
Bates College is affiliated with the Associated Kyoto Program in Japan. In addition, Bates participates in the Mystic Seaport Program in American Maritime Studies, as well as exchange programs with Morehouse and Spelman Colleges in Atlanta.
Online Courses
Online Courses: 0
Club / Honor Society
Anthropology Club: 0
Anthropology Club Info: Student organized and administered
Lambda Alpha Chapter: 0