Undergraduate program

Admission requirements

Admission to the department is based on general admission to the University. See Admissions Requirements for more information.


Students majoring in anthropology should consult a department adviser no later than the beginning of the junior year. Selection of appropriate courses to supplement the student’s major work should be made in consultation with the adviser. No student majoring in anthropology will be permitted to offer more than 72 credits of work in anthropology for the bachelor’s degree. This limitation will be waived only through petition to the department.