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Anthropology, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
South Orange, NJ, United States
Anthropology is the study of humans - past, present and future. Just like humans, the field spans all parts of the world and covers a full range of activities and achievements. This program is offered at Seton Hall University.
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Overview

At its core, the anthropology sheds light on the roots of global problems, including chronic inequality and persistent poverty. Students graduate from this Anthropology program, offered at Seton Hall University, with outstanding communication and analytic skills that can be applied in any career. It's no wonder you'll find our alumni in nearly every field - from forensic anthropology, law, journalism and dentistry, to museum studies, education and international arts management.

The programme

  • With one-on-one support from our faculty, you'll plan a program of study to suit your interests or specialization. Our curriculum includes introductory courses in cultural and physical anthropology along with specialized ones in all aspects of the human experience: intercultural communication; race and ethnicity; religion and ritual; kinship; law; health and medicine.
  •  In each class, you'll toggle between abstract ideas and concrete, ethnographic data. You'll also learn from engaging faculty members who are experts in the cultures of the Caribbean, Latin America, the United States and Southeast Asia.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Physical Anthropology
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Qualitative Field Research Methods
  • History of Anthropological Theory
  • Independent Study

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • An application form including personal essay 
  • $55 USD application fee
  • SAT, ACT, TOEFL or IELTS scores
  • Official high school transcript (must be in English) with a credential evaluation
  • Official college transcript(s) (if applicable) with a credential evaluation
  • Counselor report and teacher recommendation
  • Application for Form I-20 (if you require a student visa)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    42920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21460 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    42920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21460 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    42920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21460 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for South Orange

  • 1702 - 4190 USD/month
    Living Costs

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