This page outlines requirements for the degree in Anthropology (BA, Anthropology). Students can also study Anthropology as a
minor or a
self-designed major (BA or BS, Liberal Arts).
The major in Anthropology requires completion of 13 courses, distributed as shown below. Students must receive grades of C or better in all courses taken to fulfill major requirements. Only specific courses satisfy the major requirements, including electives. Courses should be chosen carefully, in consultation with the
chair of the program. Track your progress using the requirements worksheet (see below).
Total credits: 52
* The three designations are Reading Anthropology, Writing Anthropology, and Doing Anthropology.
** A foreign language course can be taken as one of the four required Additional/Upper Level LANT electives.
Track your progress using the worksheet (PDF) for the year in which you declared your major in Anthropology:
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