Anthropology Degree at Eastern Michigan University (EMU)

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Anthropology Degree

The anthropology program at Eastern Michigan University prepares students for careers as a contract archaeologist, corporate analyst, corporate anthropologist, editor, educational planner, forensic specialist, government analyst, medical researcher, museum curator, park ranger, or social worker. The program focuses on the study of human beings, their antecedents and related primates and their cultural behavior and institutions. Program courses include: biological/physical anthropology, anthropological linguistics, ethnography, ethnology, ethnohistory, socio-cultural anthropology, psychological anthropology, research methods, forensic pathology, museum studies, and international affairs. Get more details below including other Michigan colleges that offer anthropology degrees.

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Students Enrolled in the Anthropology Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. EMU offers a bachelor's degree program in anthropology.

Students by Gender (2014)

 Graduates
Male6
Female8

Students by Race (2014)

 Graduates
Asian1
White11
Unknown2

Source: IPEDS Survey 2008-2011: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Anthropology program at EMU, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:

Anthropologists

Description

Research, evaluate, and establish public policy concerning the origins of humans; their physical, social, linguistic, and cultural development; and their behavior, as well as the cultures, organizations, and institutions they have created.

Career Outlook & Projects ()

According to the BLS, anthropologists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 20.7% from 2010 to 2020

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary

Description

Teach courses in anthropology or archeology. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Anthropology Programs in Michigan

Anthropology programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 94 students completed this program

Programs

  • Anthropology (B,M,D)

University of Michigan - Dearborn

Dearborn, MI
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  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 19 students completed this program

Programs

  • Anthropology (B)

Wayne State University

Detroit, MI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 38 students completed this program

Programs

  • Anthropology (B,M,D)

Oakland University

Rochester Hills, MI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 14 students completed this program

Programs

  • Anthropology (B)

Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 71 students completed this program

Programs

  • Anthropology (B,M,D)

University of Michigan - Flint

Flint, MI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 8 students completed this program

Programs

  • Anthropology (B)

Albion College

Albion, MI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • Anthropology (B)

Lansing Community College

Lansing, MI
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School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Anthropology (A)

Alma College

Alma, MI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • Anthropology (B)

Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, MI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 30 students completed this program

Programs

  • Anthropology (B,M)

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