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Master of Science

General Requirements

A minimum of 30 credits must be taken, including 15 at the 6600-level or higher and the following required courses:  
ANTH 6605 Seminar in Linguistic Anthropology 3
ANTH 6615 Seminar in Biological Anthropology 3
ANTH 6625 Seminar in Sociocultural Anthropology 3
ANTH 6635 Seminar in Archaeology 3
ANTH 6641 Research Project 1-6
ANTH 6650 Thesis 1-6
An additional 12 credits of advanced techniques and methods courses are also required.  


Additional Requirements for Option 1 and Option 2

By the end of the first semester, each student must develop a proposed program of study specifying elective courses (Options 1 and 2) and techniques and methods courses (Option 2) in consultation with the student's graduate advisor. To maintain classified status, students must register for a minimum of 6 credits in the fall and spring semesters of the first year. Student must write a Master's thesis or publishable manuscript, and successfully defend it in a formal oral examination.