Major in anthropology

Anthropology majors work closely with our nationally recognized faculty to explore cultural, linguistic, archaeological, and physical anthropology in all its intricacies while developing the ability to think critically and to develop research methods.


The MA and PhD programs

Our graduate program offers both MA and PhD degrees in anthropology. Students can choose from a broad range of graduate-level courses in anthropology and pursue interdisciplinary approaches within related departments.

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Reedy Co-Founds AnthroHub
Professor co-founds new anthropology platform
February 7, 2024
Kamilar Joins AJBA Editorial Board
Professor Kamilar joins the editorial board of AJBA
February 7, 2024
Ay Awarded MES Photography Prize
UMass PhD candidate awarded prestigious MES photography prize
October 27, 2023