General Description / Special Programs

Archaeology, Cultural, Biological, Linguistic, Honors Program

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Tuition Info
Degrees Offered Anthropology BA; Social Science MA, Anth concentration
Highest Degree Offered MA/MS
BA/BS Field Areas
Applied Anthropology
Biological Anthropology
Forensic Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Medical Anthropology
Linguistic Anthropology
Museum/Curatorial Studies
BA/BS Requirements
30 credit hrs. upper level Anth courses
MA/MS Field Areas
Cultural Anthropology
Linguistic Anthropology
Experience Offered
MA/ MS Requirements 36 credit hrs., thesis or applied option
MA/MS Specializations Social Science MA: concentration in Anth
Internship / Grants / Funding
Internships Available 1
Internship Required 0
Internship Info <p>Internships available in community projects, curation projects and other projects designed by students</p>
Grants Or Funding Over $650,000 in external grant funding from state and federal agencies
Support Opportunities <p>Undergrads: Richard, Victor and Rebecca Persico Scholarship (for continuing anthropology majors, 4-6 awarded annually), Lee P. Berger Scholarship (for advanced undergrads interested in paleoanthropology related careers); Graduate Students: 6 assistantships, Cultural Heritage Scholarship, limited support for travel to conferences</p>
Program Details
Research Facilities <p>R M Bogan Archaeological Repository, oral history labs, online dictionary project</p>
Collections Archaeological research collections (US southeast focus, Georgia and South Carolina Coastal Plain well represented), zooarchaeological comparative collection (US southeast focus; for research and teaching); archaeological material culture collection (North American focus, US southeast well represented; teaching); fossil hominid cast collection (teaching); human osteology collection (teaching); anthropology research library
Library Resources
Certs Offered 0
Centers for Africana Studies, Irish Studies, and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies; Human Gross Anatomy Laboratory and Body Donation Program; Human Osteology Laboratory
Online Courses
Online Courses: 1
Online Course Info: <p>Introduction to Anthropology, Peoples of the World, Cultural Anthropology</p>
Application Deadlines
Club / Honor Society
Anthropology Club: 1
Anthropology Club Info: Lecture series, field trips, service, film series
Anthropology Club Advisor: Ryan K. McNutt (Statesboro campus); Virginia H. Estabrook (Armstrong Campus)
Lambda Alpha Chapter: 1