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Anthropology, General Anthropology Concentration, BA

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Department: Anthropology 

The general anthropology concentration introduces students to four of anthropology’s major subfields: cultural, biological, archaeological and applied anthropology. This concentration will expose students to a thorough understanding of the breadth and depth of anthropology, with an opportunity to see how anthropological ideas and methods are used to address human problems. Students will be well prepared to bring anthropological skills to the workplace or to enter a broad-based graduate program in anthropology.

Course Requirements

Electives (18 credits)

Complete a total of 18 elective credits in anthropology (ANTH) at the 300-level or above, including the minimum number of credits in each of the subdisciplines as indicated below:


Complete at least three credits in biological anthropology, selected from the following:

Total minimum credits: 48

Core Curriculum Requirements

A minimum of 120 earned credit hours is required for graduation. These earned hours include the Core Curriculum Requirements as specified in the Undergraduate Academic Programs  section of this catalog and at the Core Curriculum website, For additional graduation requirements, see the Undergraduate Academic Policies  section of this catalog.

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