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Anthropology major

This major consists of at least 34 Anthropology, and 12 Allied credit hours:

Lower-Division Core:
ANTH 1010 Culture and the Human Experience [BF]
Choose two of the following courses:
ANTH 1020 Human Origins, Evolution & Diversity [SF]
ANTH 1030 World Prehistory: An Introduction [BF]
ANTH 1050 Evolution of Human Nature [SF]

Upper Division Core:
ANTH 3001 Anthropology as a Major and Career (1 credit)

Upper Division Topical:
Select a minimum of 6 credit hours
Courses from ANTH 4000-4999 or selected 5000 level courses.
except:
ANTH 4900 Anthropology Internship

ANTH 4950 Undergraduate Research
ANTH 4955 Undergraduate TA
ANTH 4990 Independent Research: Health Emphasis Track
ANTH 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Upper Division Geographical:
Select a minimum of 6 credit hours
Courses from ANTH 3000-3999
except:
ANTH 3001 Anthropology as a Major and Career
ANTH 3969 Special Topics

Anthropology Electives:
Select a minimum of 9 credit hours from the following types of courses:

Any Anthropology courses not taken above; However, you can only take a MAXIMUM of TWO courses in the 2000-level, ANTH 3969 Special Topics courses, and ANTH 4950 Undergraduate Research.
 
SBS 4890 CSBS Internship Program can be counted as an elective for a maximum of 6 Credits.
 

TOTAL HOURS IN ANTHROPOLOGY: A minimum of 34 semester hours.* A minimum of 18 Anthropology semester hours must be taken at the University of Utah

*Please note: You must earn a grade of “C” or better for courses to count toward your major, and you must earn a GPA of at least 2.5 in your major courses.

An additional 12 credits are required from related areas of study.

Allied departments include:

Biology, Economics, Family and Consumer Studies, Geography, History, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Ethnic Studies, or Gender Studies.

anthropology minor

18 Total Credits
 
Lower-Division Core:
Complete the following:

ANTH 1010 Culture and the Human Experience (3 credits)

Complete at least 1 of the following:
ANTH 1020 Human Origins: Evolution and Diversity (3 credits)
ANTH 1030 World Prehistory: An Introduction (3 credits)
ANTH 1050 The Evolution of Human Nature (3 credits)

Electives:

Complete all of the following
Earned at least 6 credits from ANTH
Earned at least 6 credits from ANTH3000 - 5999

Last Updated: 3/2/20