Anthropology (California State University - Long Beach)

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    California State University - Long Beach

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    USD 30,403

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Program Description

Students who are interested in studying societies past and present, as well as human behaviors within them, may wish to consider a degree in anthropology at California State University, Long Beach. There are several specializations that one can pursue within the program, such as sociocultural anthropology, physical anthropology, and linguistics. Students seeking a Bachelor of Arts degree in anthropology have the freedom to design their own courses around their chosen specialization or choose courses across various subfields for a more general approach.

In addition to 48 general education units, the major-specific degree program consists of five required lower-division courses and five required upper division courses, for a total of 10 required courses, plus 18 units of upper-level electives. To fulfill the lower division core requirements, students must complete an introductory-level statistics course and choose one course of three units each from one of the four subfields for a total of 15 to 16 units.

The upper-level core requires students to complete one methods/theory course, as well as one course apiece from the four upper-level Anthropology subfields for a minimum of 15 units. A minimum of 120 credits is required to complete the degree.

About School

California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) is an affordable university with great prospects for its graduates. The University is nationally known as The Beach.

CSULB is part of the California State University (CSU) System - a network of 23 campuses. The Beach however receives the most applications as compared...

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