General Description / Special Programs
Students majoring in anthropology earn a BS degree in anthropology with a choice between three different specialty options: (1) Archaeology, which has an applied archaeological and environmental focus; and (2) General Anthropology, which is a traditional four-field approach to the discipline, or 3,) Applied Anthropology option which seeks to train students in academic and non-academic dimensions of anthropology. Each option prepares students for either graduate studies or for employment in one of the increasingly numerous occupations for which anthropological training is desirable or appropriate.
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Tuition Info
Degrees Offered BS, General Anthropology Option BS, Archaeology Option BS, Applied Anthropology Option
Highest Degree Offered BA/BS
BA/BS Field Areas
Applied Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
BA/BS Requirements
128 total units, 42 General Anthropology Option, 42 Applied Anthropology option, 43 Archaeology option
Internship / Grants / Funding
Internships Available 0
Internship Required 0
Grants Or Funding Kun Chen Memorial Scholarship
Support Opportunities
Program Details
Research Facilities Archaeology Lab, Bioarchaeology Lab, GIS Lab
Library Resources
Certs Offered 0
Online Courses
Online Courses: 1
Online Course Info: ANT 1020: Intro to Cultural Anthropology; ANT 1120: World Culture via the Internet; ANT 2010: Human Nature / Human affairs: A Biocultural View; ANT 3500: Environment, Technology and Culture; ANT 3600: Magic, Shamanism and Religion
Application Deadlines
Club / Honor Society
Anthropology Club: 1
Anthropology Club Info: Anthropological Society
Lambda Alpha Chapter: 0