Minor in Anthropology

Students pursuing a minor in anthropology must complete 15 credits of upper-division (300+) Anthropology courses. Coursework must include:

  • One Theory course
    • ANTH 300: Study of Contemporary Problems is recommended to complete the Theory requirement.
    • Alternatively, students should select any 400 level Theory course.
  • One upper division (300+) Methods course

For course designations, please refer to the Area, Method, Theory guide.

Courses must be completed with a grade of C (not C-) or better and cannot be used to fulfill any additional major, minor or certificate requirements. 

Next steps

Students interested in a minor in anthropology should first contact the undergraduate advisor to schedule a meeting. Courses are chosen by the student, in consultation with the advisor, to suit the student's needs and interests. During the semester prior to graduation, students must contact the anthropology advisor to have the Minor Requirements Form completed and signed.