Bachelor On Campus


University of Maryland

48 months
39468 USD/year
39468 USD/year
11232 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Anthropology program from University of Maryland maintains a strong focus on the practical uses and applications of anthropological knowledge, and faculty members and alumni have played important roles in the development of the field of applied anthropology


Anthropology is the study of people—their origins, adaptations and ecology, distribution, customs, languages, and social and religious beliefs.

Faculty applied interests in such areas as the environment, health, and heritage are reflected in both undergraduate and graduate course offerings.

Learning outcomes

A strong background in anthropology is an asset in preparing for a variety of careers and professional opportunities. The faculty at the University of Maryland’s Department of Anthropology is uniquely qualified to provide undergraduate majors with advice and assistance related to both their academic and career interests. The  Anthropology program from University of Maryland also provides a variety of study abroad experiences, summer field schools, and internship opportunities—all of which can contribute significantly to a student’s understanding of the discipline.

Undergraduate majors are encouraged to focus in one of three subdiscipline areas in anthropology: archaeology, biological anthropology, or cultural anthropology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biological Anthropology 
  • Forensic Sciences
  • Ecological and Evolutionary Anthropology 
  • Archaeology
  • Controversies in Archaeology
  • Sociocultural Anthropology and Linguistics 
  • Gender and Anthropology 
  • Sexuality and Culture 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Freshman applying for Spring early action admission must apply by December 1st


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application
  • We strongly encourage you to apply by the early action deadline to receive priority consideration for admission, merit-based scholarships and invitations to special programs. Applications must be completed online.
  • Non-refundable application fee of $75
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Two letters of recommendation are required for a completed application: one from your school counselor and one from a teacher.
  • Official copy of your high school transcripts
  • Official copy of your college transcripts (if necessary)
  • Activities and awards list or resume
  • Essay

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    39468 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19734 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    39468 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19734 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    11232 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5616 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for College Park

1676 - 2838 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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