48 months
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800 USD/credit 24000 USD/year
800 USD/credit 24000 USD/year
234 USD/credit 7020 USD/year
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About

The Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Anthropology at University of Alaska Anchorage provides students with a solid foundation in the contemporary theory, practice and application of the discipline and an understanding of global human diversity with a special emphasis on the cultures, lifeways and contemporary social issues of Alaska and the Circumpolar North. 

Overview

The Anthropology program at University of Alaska Anchorage prepares students in intercultural fluency, critical thinking and research skills through coursework, applied research experiences and fieldwork. 

Features 

  • Graduates find opportunities in education, health care, museums, social services, international development agencies, governmental agencies, non-profit organizations, marketing and publishing. 
  • Many graduates also pursue graduate degrees in anthropology, law, public health, public policy, social work and other fields.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Biological Anthropology
  • Linguistic Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Anthropological Theory
  • Applied Ethics in Anthropology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Student insurance

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • High school graduation or GED
  • Minimum High School GPA of 2.5
  • Students with a 2.0-2.5 GPA may be admitted to certain baccalaureate programs with academic advising as a requirement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 800 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    24000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 800 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 234 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Anchorage

1320 - 2000 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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