Department of Anthropology Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Brandeis University

Department of Anthropology Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Brandeis University

Waltham, MA
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
62%
38%
student ratio
34
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
60%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Anthropology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Anthropology And Women's And Gender Studies Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

60% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 38
    • Accepted 23
    • Acceptance Rate 60
    • Enrolled 14
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, sample of written work, and resume, letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, sample of written work, and resume, letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students34
    • Female Percentage62%
    • Male Percentage38%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students34
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Full-time Percentage94%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian73%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty10
    • Full-time Percentage90%
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSociocultural anthropology, linguistic anthropology, archaeology, physical anthropology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Anthropology

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Brandeis University

MS 031 PO Box 9110
Waltham, MA 02454
United States

Dr. Sarah Lamb

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 781-736-2210
Fax: 781-736-2232
Email: lamb@brandeis.edu

Ms. Laurel Carpenter

Academic Administrator

Phone: 781-736-2210
Fax: 781-736-2232
Email: lcarpenter@brandeis.edu


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