Degree Requirements

M.A. Degree Requirements

The M.A. program is a general curriculum for students who wish to enter the Ph.D. program in anthropology or who plan to pursue graduate studies only to the M.A. level. Formal requirements for the M.A. include

  1. Completion of 30 credit hours of graduate work in anthropology and related disciplines, including 3 of the following courses: ANTH 701, ANTH 702, ANTH 703, ANTH 704, and ANTH 706;
  2. Completion of the subdiscipline requirements;
  3. Completion of the M.A. thesis, non-thesis (research paper accepted for publication or an internship report), or M.A. non-thesis coursework equivalent; and
  4. Passing the final M.A. examination.

Handbook for Graduate Students

Detailed information, application deadlines, and general information may be found in the Graduate Student Handbook, available on the Anthropology Graduate website.

Contact Info

Department of Anthropology

Fraser Hall
1415 Jayhawk Blvd., Room 622
Lawrence, KS 66045-7540
785-864-4103
785-864-5224
kuanthro@ku.edu
http://anthropology.ku.edu/
Jane Gibson, Chair
785-864-2635
jwgc@ku.edu

Department of Anthropology

Fraser Hall
1415 Jayhawk Blvd., Room 622
Lawrence, KS 66045-7540
785-864-4103
785-864-5224
kuanthro@ku.edu
http://anthropology.ku.edu/
Brent Metz, Undergraduate Coordinator
785-864-2631
bmetz@ku.edu

Department of Anthropology

Fraser Hall
1415 Jayhawk Blvd., Room 622
Lawrence, KS 66045-7540
785-864-4103
785-864-5224
kuanthro@ku.edu
http://anthropology.ku.edu/
Donald Stull, Graduate Coordinator
785-864-2641
stull@ku.edu
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