Anthropology (Arizona State University)
Study anthropology in this in-depth, 120-credit hour course to receive a BA degree. Anthropology uses an interdisciplinary approach to the study of history, culture and social structures. As a student of anthropology, you can expect to use the scientific method, data analysis and detailed interviews and ethnography to learn more about past civilizations.
This four-year course gives students the necessary background to pursue careers as anthropologists, teachers, managers, curators and sociologists in a variety of fields. The skills and training you’ll receive will allow you to take on a myriad of data and carefully analyze it using a range of statistical methods and scientific principles.
Learn more about community planning, preventing infectious diseases, creating academic and community policies and managing programs and companies in the public and private sectors. Anthropology is a course of study that can be tailored to fit your unique research aspirations or taken as a broader approach to understanding cultures and our communal history.
ASU's academic programs are spread across campuses in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area; however, unlike most multi-campus institutions, the campuses of ASU are all individually different- each has its own distinct function to fulfill in line with the university's mission.Read more About this school