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Anthropology Degree at University of Georgia (UGA)

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Anthropology Degree

The anthropology program at University of Georgia 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 Georgia 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. UGA has offered the following academic levels for students:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctorate Degree
  • Students by Academic Level (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    Bachelor's Degree51
    Master's Degree2
    Doctorate Degree11

    Students by Gender (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    Male16
    Female48

    Students by Race (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    Asian1
    Black1
    Hispanic1
    White55
    Unknown3

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the Anthropology program at University of Georgia, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

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 Georgia

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 = Doctor Degree (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

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Emory University

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

60 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Anthropology (B,M,D)
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Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Public College

54 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Anthropology (B,M)
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Spelman College

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs Offered
  • Anthropology (B)
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Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw, GA
Type: 4-Year Public College

28 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Anthropology (B)
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Mercer University

Macon, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs Offered
  • Anthropology (B)
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University of West Georgia

Carrollton, GA
Type: 4-Year Public College

11 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Anthropology (B)
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Georgia Southern University

Statesboro, GA
Type: 4-Year Public College

11 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Anthropology (B)