Major or Minor in Anthropology

Major in Anthropology–33 Hours

The degree of Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science, with a major in anthropology, requires the completion of 120 hours, including the general education component, degree requirements, major requirements listed below, a minor worked out with a minor advisor, 40 upper division hours, and a minimum 2.0 GPA overall, in the major, and in the minor. Students may declare a major in anthropology after they have completed ANTH 1302 with a grade of C or better.


Minor in Anthropology–18 Hours

There are six required courses for the Minor in Anthropology, totaling 18 hours; nine of these hours must be upper division.  All Anthropology minors are required to take ANTH 1302, Introduction to Anthropology.  Anthropology minors must then choose and complete two courses from the Anthropology Core, which will ensure that students are trained from an anthropological perspective.  Students then must complete three additional courses from the Anthropology Core or from the designated electives.


Anthropology (ANTH)