B.A., Major in Cultural Anthropology Requirements: 36 Credits

Specific Requirements for Admission to the Cultural and Medical Anthropology Major

Successful completion of one Introductory class (ANT 101 Introduction to Native American Studies: Anthropological Approaches, ANT 111 Introduction to Anthropology: Human and Cultural Diversity, ANT 112 Introduction to Anthropology: Culture, Energy and Sustainability or ANT 113 Introduction to Anthropology: Social and Cultural Determinants of Health) with a grade of “C” or better and completion of another Anthropology course at the 200-level or above, with a grade of “C” or better.

Select one of the following Introductory Courses:3
Introduction to Native American Studies: Anthropological Approaches
Introduction to Anthropology: Human and Cultural Diversity
Introduction to Anthropology: Culture, Energy and Sustainability
Introduction to Anthropology: Social and Cultural Determinants of Health
All of the following core courses:9
Social and Cultural Theory
Qualitative Methods In The Social Sciences
Senior Capstone: Applying the Social Sciences
Select six credits from the following:6
Demography: World Population Issues
Healthcare, Society and Culture
American Cultural Minorities
Peoples and Cultures of Sub-Saharan Africa
Peoples and Cultures of Latin America
Critical Issues In The Study Of Native American Religions
Gender, Society and Culture
Sustainability and Rural America
Select eighteen credits from any ANT courses numbered above 300.18
Total Credits36

Note: ANT 493 Directed Independent Readings, ANT 495 Directed Independent Study and ANT 497 Directed Independent Research may be repeated to a limit of six hours. Anthropology majors who are planning to go to graduate school are encouraged to also take ANT 312 Research Design for the Social Sciences and ANT 314 Statistics for the Social Sciences.