Anthropology Degree at University of Kansas

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Anthropology Degree

The anthropology program at University of Kansas 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 Kansas 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. University of Kansas has offered the following program levels for students:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctorate Degree

Students by Academic Level (2013)

 Graduates
Bachelor's Degree33
Master's Degree11
Doctorate Degree2

Students by Gender (2013)

 Graduates
Male22
Female24

Students by Race (2013)

 Graduates
Asian1
Black1
Hispanic1
White39
Unknown1

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Anthropology program at University of Kansas, 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 Kansas

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,...)

Washburn University

Topeka, KS
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School Details

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

Programs

  • Anthropology (B)

Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS
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School Details

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

Programs

  • Anthropology (B)

Wichita State University

Wichita, KS
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School Details

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

Programs

  • Anthropology (B,M)

Barton Community College

Great Bend, KS
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School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Anthropology (A)

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