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  • This page outlines requirements for the major in Anthropology (BA Anthropology). Students can also study this subject as a minor.

    Requirements for the BA in Anthropology

    Only specific courses satisfy the major requirements, including electives. Courses should be chosen carefully, in consultation with your Student Success advisor. Learn more and track your progress in the Detailed Degree Requirements and Anthropology Requirements Worksheets below.

      Required courses:

      • 4 courses (2000- or 3000- level) (12-16 credits)
      • 6 courses (3000- or 4000- level) (18-24 credits)
      • 1 2000- or 3000- level Foreign Language or area of study course (3-4 credits)

      Senior Capstone:
      Senior Capstone or graduate-level Anthropology course (3-4 credits)

      Total credits: 36-48

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