A minor in anthropology enriches many majors with its holistic and cross-cultural perspective. It is a good fit for students majoring in biology, communication, English, history, psychology, sociology, and others. This minor will be useful for anyone contemplating an international career or a future profession involving culturally-diverse populations.
Eight credits of coursework must be unique to the minor and students must complete all coursework with a minimum GPA of 2.00. For policies governing all minors, see AP.5.3.4 Minors.
Total credits: 18
Students should be aware of the specific policies associated with this program, located on the Admissions & Policies tab.
|ANTH 114||Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (Mason Core)||3|
|ANTH 120||Unearthing the Past: Prehistory, Culture and Evolution (Mason Core)||3|
|or ANTH 135||Introduction to Biological Anthropology (Mason Core)|
Regional Ethnography Course
|Select one course from the following:||3|
|Native North Americans|
|Peoples and Cultures of Latin America (Mason Core)|
|Peoples and Cultures of Island Asia (Mason Core)|
|Ancient Mesoamerica (Mason Core)|
|Peoples and Cultures of the Middle East (Mason Core)|
|Peoples and Cultures of India (Mason Core)|
|Peoples and Cultures of Selected Regions: Non-Western|
|Select three elective courses in anthropology at the 300- or 400- level||9|