Department of Anthropology College of Arts and Sciences The University of Alabama

Department of Anthropology College of Arts and Sciences The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
72%
28%
student ratio
39
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 31
fall application deadline
57%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Anthropology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 12
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • 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? No
    • 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

57% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 35
    • Accepted 20
    • Acceptance Rate 57
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 31st January 31st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, MA in anthropology
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 31
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students39
    • Female Percentage72%
    • Male Percentage28%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students39
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Full-time Percentage82%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino11%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian87%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty10
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage20%
    • Male Percentage80%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMedical anthropology, Southeastern archaeology, physical and cultural anthropology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Anthropology

College of Arts and Sciences
The University of Alabama

PO Box 870210
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
United States

Dr. Michael Murphy

Chair and Professor

Phone: 205-348-1953
Fax: 205-348-7937
Email: mdmurphy@ua.edu

Dr. Ian Brown

Professor and Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 205-348-9758
Fax: 205-348-7937
Email: ibrown@bama.ua.edu


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