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Master of Arts in Applied Anthropology

The MAA Anthropology degree s a professional science master’s (PSM). This CRM-focused program combines rigorous study in anthropological science (STEM) with skill-based course work in management, policy, verbal communication, GIS, and technical writing. The program typically consists of 18 months of academic preparation including a professional internship in the government or private sector.

Course Number and TitleCredits
Core Sequence
ANTH 501 Adaptation and Human Behavior3
ANTH 502 Human Evolutionary History and Development3
ANTH 503 History and Theory in Anthropology3
Skill Sequence
ANTH 504 Statistical Methods in Anthropology3
ANTH 513 Research Design in Anthropology3
ANTH 524 Introduction to Cultural Resource Management3
GEOG 560 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems3
Elective Courses6
Electives must be approved by the supervisory committee
Culminating Activity
ANTH 591 Project6
Total33

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