Program Objectives


Anthropology program objectives

Students who complete the undergraduate program will:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of the theories and methods of the four fields of anthropology - archaeology, social/cultural anthropology, linguistics, and physical anthropology - and be able to analyze their interrelationships.
  2. Demonstrate an awareness of the challenges of social change and civic engagement that will permit them to work effectively with others.
  3. Obtain employment or apply to graduate school.
  4. Demonstrate an appreciation of the variety and diversity of human cultures, past and present, including their connections, similarities, and contrasts – a truly global view.