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Department of Anthropology College of Arts and Sciences American University

Degrees & Award


Programs Offered:
Offers Anthropology (Phd); Public Anthropology (MA, Certificate).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis Or Alternative; For Doctorate, 2 Foreign Languages, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis/Dissertation.
Degree Program Information:
Part-Time And Evening/Weekend Programs Available.

Admissions


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, GRE, Sample Of Written Work, Personal Statement, Two Letters Of Recommendation; For Doctorate, GRE, Sample Of Written Work, Personal Statement, Three Letters Of Recommendation. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL.
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 2/1 For Domestic Students; For Spring Admission, 10/1 For Domestic Students.
Application Fee:
$80
Student Statistics:
Average Age 32. 79 Applicants, 29% Accepted, 12 Enrolled.

Student Body


Student Population:
36 Full-Time (27 Women), 45 Part-Time (32 Women); Includes 19 Minority (9 African Americans, 1 American Indian/Alaskan Native, 2 Asian Americans Or Pacific Islanders, 7 Hispanic Americans), 10 International.

Faculty


Faculty:
14 Full-Time (5 Women), 6 Part-Time/Adjunct (4 Women).

Financial Aid


Financial Aid:
Fellowships, Research Assistantships With Full And Partial Tuition Reimbursements, Teaching Assistantships With Full And Partial Tuition Reimbursements, Career-Related Internships Or Fieldwork, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally Sponsored Loans, And Unspecified Assistantships Available. Support Available To Part-Time Students. Financial Award Application Deadline: 1/15.

Location & Contact


Contact Info
Dr. Richard Dent
Chair
Hamilton, Room 100, 4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016-8003
Phone: 202-885-1848
Fax: 202-885-1837

Contact Info
Kathleen Clowery
Director, Graduate Admissions
Hamilton, Room 100, 4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016-8003
Phone: 202-885-3621
Fax: 202-885-1505


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