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Anthropology, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) , SD,
Anthropology explores the diversity of humankind from biological, cultural, historical and material perspectives. University of South Dakota provides a general education in four subfields: Archaeology, Cultural Anthropology, Linguistic Anthropology and Physical Anthropology.

About

Anthropology explores the diversity of humankind from biological, cultural, historical and material perspectives. University of South Dakota provides a general education in four subfields: Archaeology, Cultural Anthropology, Linguistic Anthropology and Physical Anthropology.

The B.A. program emphasizes the humanistic elements of anthropology and culture. The B.S. program emphasizes the humanistic and scientific elements in anthropology and culture.

Potential Careers

  • Art and natural history museums
  • CRM projects
  • Research assistance and field work
  • Small business ownership
  • Social services
  • International agencies and businesses

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Physical Anthropology
  • Introduction to Archaeology
  • Socio-Cultural Theory
  • Practice of Anthropology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    71

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  • Minimum required score:

    530

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General Requirements

  • Completed Application
  • High school (secondary school) transcript with grade point average equivalent to 2.6 on a 4.0 scale
  • Demonstration of English language proficiency
  • $20 USD application fee
  • Official Transcripts
  • Official Statement of Finances

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12424 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12424 USD per module and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9060 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9060 USD per module and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Vermillion

  • 1024 - 1790 USD/month
    Living Costs

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