Anthropology, B.A. | University of New Orleans | New Orleans, United States
48 months
14190 USD/year
14190 USD/year
9354 USD/year
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The Department of Anthropology at the University of New Orleans offers a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology. Training in research methods and fieldwork experience is an essential part of UNO's anthropology programs.


This Anthropology program from the University of New Orleans is organized around applied urban anthropology and prepares students for careers in research and policy or for graduate work in anthropology and related fields.

Opportunities include:

  • historic archaeology projects in New Orleans
  • urban planning and policy research
  • historic preservation and cultural conservation programs
  • Louisiana folklore studies
  • forensic anthropology workshops and internship programs

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will acquire a broad foundation in critical anthropological thinking, as well as knowledge of the history of the discipline.
  • Students will acquire knowledge of and experience in anthropological research methods.
  • Students will be able to communicate, in oral and written forms, on subjects of anthropological significance.
  • Students will be able to competently explain how anthropological theory and methods can be used in applied contexts .

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Peoples of the World
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Fads, Fallacies, and Human Origins
  • Field Methods in Archaeology
  • Doing Ethnography
  • Religion, Magic and Witchcraft
  • The Anthropology of Sex and Gender
  • Film and Anthropology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Financial Support Form
  • Official high school transcripts must be sent directly from the school. The transcripts must be in the original language, accompanied by an official English translation.
  • Must have achieved at least a 2.5 core GPA, as calculated by UNO Admissions.

In addition, students must have the minimum ACT/SAT scores:

  • Math Test Scores: ACT 19 or SAT 510
  • English Test Scores: ACT 18 or SAT 500 (Evidence-based Reading & Writing)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14190 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14190 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    14190 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14190 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9354 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9354 USD per year during 48 months.

Summer: $247 per credit

Living costs for New Orleans

1125 - 2151 USD /month
Living costs

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


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