Master of Arts in Anthropology

The MA Program is intended to instill anthropological fundamentals in archaeology, biological and cultural anthropology, as well as additional core competencies in the applicant's elected subfield. An MA degree may be an end unto itself, or preparation for admission to the PhD Program, which provides opportunities for further specialization. A PhD is typically required for a career in academia. The Department also offers alternative terminal MA tracks in Applied Archaeology and Applied Cultural Anthropology.

Anth Grad

For general inquiries about the Anthropology graduate program: