B.A. On Campus


Georgia Southern University

48 months
15424 USD/year
15424 USD/year
4370 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Anthropology program of Georgia Southern University offers broad, multidisciplinary training in general anthropology, as well as concentrations in four subfields: cultural anthropology, linguistics, archaeology and biological anthropology.


Majors in the Anthropology program of Georgia Southern University can choose between three tracks of study:

  • The Field School Experience Track: Anthropology majors participate in the excavation of an archaeological site.
  • The Internship Experience Track: Anthropology majors complete a supervised internship in a professional setting relevant to anthropology.
  • The Four-Field Track: Anthropology majors gain broad-based training in the four fields of Anthropology with flexible choices in course offerings.

What Can I Do With an Anthropology Degree?

The Anthropology degree coursework prepares students for work in a variety of different fields. The skill set anthropology provides is highly prized for careers in anthropology, marketing, human relations, social work and international business.

Jobs for anthropology majors:

  • Archaeologist/Archaeological field technician
  • Human resources representative
  • Foreign service officer/diplomat
  • International/Humanitarian aid
  • Foreign language teacher
  • Research coordinator/consultant
  • Public health specialist
  • Historic preservationist
  • Community developer
  • Heritage interpreter
  • Social services worker
  • Museum curator
  • Diversity officer
  • Administrator
  • Charity officer

Programme Structure

Courses offered:

  • Anthropological Inquiry
  • World Archaeology
  • Biological Anthropology
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Linguistic Anthropology
  • Frameworks for Anthropology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prospective first-year students must meet one of the following admission criteria: 2.6+ unweighted GPA with no test scores, 2.5+ unweighted GPA with 1030+ SAT or 20+ ACT.
  • Complete Admissions Application.
  • Pay the $30 non-refundable application fee online or upload an acceptable fee waiver as you submit your application.
  • Submit High School Transcripts: either mail your official transcript or have a school official email your transcript. Academic records must have a seal or an original signature. If your transcripts are not provided in English, you must submit a certified English translation of all documents.
  • Non-Native English Speakers must submit Proof of English Proficiency. They may submit SAT, ACT, IELTS, TOEFL (Including Home Edition), and Duolingo English Test. Results must be submitted directly from the testing service.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15424 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7712 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    15424 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7712 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    4370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2185 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Statesboro

900 - 1400 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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