Undergraduate Programs



A minor in anthropology provides basic training in three areas: an overview of anthropological inquiry, understanding of ethnic and cultural behavior, and understanding of a selected conceptual area in anthropology.

Requirements for a minor include a minimum grade of C in 15 credit hours of anthropology courses, selected in consultation with an anthropology faculty advisor from the following:

  • 6 credit hours in introductory anthropology: A103 (or A303) Human Origins and Prehistory A104 (or A304) Cultural Anthropology
  • Three other courses in anthropology at the 300-400 level, in consultation with an advisor.