Anthropology

Overview

Anthropology

Explore human evolution, history and behavior. Take classes in humanities as well as the social and biological sciences. Specialize in areas like cultural, linguistic and forensic anthropology.

Careers in Government, Education, Museums and More

Anthropology can lead to many jobs. Work in everything from curating museums to marketing.

  • Become a leader in local government or work in the military.
  • Teach in higher education or do research at a university.
  • Become an archeologist. Work in zoos or preserve natural resources.
  • Become a forensic anthropologist. Work in criminal justice or law enforcement

Academic Plan for Anthropology

The plan shows all the courses you need to take to complete your goal from start to finish. Map your education by clicking on the Academic Plan for the degree you’re interested in earning below. 

Note: The academic plan will give you an idea of the classes you need to take. However, please meet with a counselor to personalize the plan.

Anthropology for Transfer—AA-T Degree

Term 1
Course Units Notes
ANTH 0001 3  
ANTH 0001L 1  
ANTH 0002 3  
ENGL 0001A 3  
SOC 0015 or MATH 0013 3-4  
Any Elective Course 2

Take 1 unit elective course if MATH 0013 was chosen above.

Take 2 unit elective course if SOC 0015 was chosen above.

TOTAL 15-16  
Term 2
Course Units
ANTH 0005 3
ANTH 0006 3
ENGL 0001B or PHIL 0004 3
HIST 0018A or HIST 0018B or HIST 0025 or HIST 0027 3
Any Elective Course 3
TOTAL 15
Term 3
Course Units
POLS 0001 3
ANTH 0009 or ANTH 0010 or ANTH 0012 or ANTH 0014 or ANTH 0027 3
SSCI 0050 or ARHI 0132 or ARHI 0140 or ARHI 0150 or ARHI 0155 3
SSCI 0025 or LGBT 0002 or WMST 0003 3
ANTH 0009 or ANTH 0010 or ANTH 0012 or ANTH 0014 or ANTH 0027 3
TOTAL 15
Term 4
Course Units
POLS 0001 3
ANTH 0009 or ANTH 0010 or ANTH 0012 or ANTH 0014 or ANTH 0027 3
SSCI 0050 or ARHI 0132 or ARHI 0140 or ARHI 0150 or ARHI 0155 3
SSCI 0025 or LGBT 0002 or WMST 0003 3
ANTH 0009 or ANTH 0010 or ANTH 0012 or ANTH 0014 or ANTH 0027 3
TOTAL 15

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