General Description / Special Programs
Bachelor of Arts: Sociology with Cultural Anthropology Emphasis Sociology majors can earn a cultural anthropology emphasis within the undergraduate degree. As the comparative study of human societies, a cultural anthropology emphasis is uniquely poised to develop diversity awareness which is increasingly critical as the world becomes more global. To earn the cultural anthropology emphasis, in addition to the core major requirements, students must take 15 elective credit hours from the course list below. Nine of these 15 credit hours must be at the 300-level or higher. Completion of the emphasis is recorded on the student’s transcript
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Degrees
Degrees Offered BA in Sociology with Cultural Anthropology Emphasis
Highest Degree Offered BA/BS
Other Degree Requirements Students who major in a subject other than Sociology may earn a Minor in Anthropology by taking 18 credit hours of coursework.
BA/BS Field Areas
Cultural Anthropology
Internship / Grants / Funding
Internships Available 0
Internship Required 0
Program Details
Research Facilities University of Missouri-Kansas City offers an innovative program open to all undergraduate students to increase their involvement in primary research. Students Engaged in Academic and Artistic Research (SEARCH) provides the benefits of undergraduate research which are innumerable and far reaching. But what are the immediate benefits for you? One-on-one faculty interaction Hands-on experience in a field of your choice A safe place for intellectual risk-taking Learning to think creatively and developing problem solving skills Understanding and applying research methods and ethics while creating new knowledge Enhancing professional communication skills Exploring potential careers Presenting your work in a public forum with the opportunity for professional feedback and recognition for achievement Not only will SEARCH help you develop critical-thinking, artistic, experimental design and presentation skills, it will open a world of possibilities. SEARCH participants can do research in a foreign country, apply for SEARCH and national fellowships, and earn academic credit for individual research and creative projects. For more information see: www.umkc.edu/searchsite/index.shtml
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Contacts
Online Courses
Online Courses: 0
Application Deadlines
June 15 for Fall Semester
Club / Honor Society
Anthropology Club: 1
Anthropology Club Advisor: Dr. Jennifer Huberman
Lambda Alpha Chapter: 0