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Anthropology, Bachelor

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  • 48 months
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From the day of humanity over two million years ago to the latest breaking technological revolution, from the Arctic to the tip of Tierra del Fuego (South America), anthropology introduces students to the variety and complexity of contemporary and past human societies and cultures. 

We offer a bachelor degree in Anthropology at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. The goal of anthropology is to make sense out of that complexity and to understand the processes that have shaped and continue to shape the lives of people around the world.

Given our rapidly changing world and ever increasing interaction with people form different places, with different ideas and different ways of doing things, an understanding and appreciation of those changes is more important now that ever before. Anthropology, with its focus on a perspective and methods to gain a greater understanding. Government and non-government organizations, businesses and the public in general turn to anthropology to answer questions of culture differences, of culture change and our place in the biosphere.

What is Anthropology?

Anthropology is always interesting with almost limitless topics to explore.

  • Laboratory Experiences in Primitive Technology–Ancient Tool Making
  • Archaeological Analysis
  • Field Work–Archeological Excavations
  • Native American Experience
  • Human Anatomy
  • Primate Evolution

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 include: 

  • Introduction to Biological Anthropology
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Language in Culture
  • Introduction to Archaeology
  • Reading Theory
  • Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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:


    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.

General Requirements

  • Your application to UWO
  • High school transcript (official or unofficial)
  • ACT or SAT score
  • $50 nonrefundable application fee
  • OPTIONAL: Letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15196 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15196 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15196 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15196 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7622 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7622 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Oshkosh

  • 1144 - 1900 USD/month
    Living Costs

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