44
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Hunter College of the City University of New York / Department of Anthropology is located in New York, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 14

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Language or statistics exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

24
Applied
15
Accepted
9
Enrolled
63%

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st February 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum 9 credits of course work in anthropology or a related field
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Student Body

44
Total Graduate Students
97%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
2%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 13.64%
Black or African American 9.09%
White or Caucasian 61%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 13.64%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (34%)
Female (65%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Primatology, human ecology, archeology, political anthropology, primate and human evolution
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 695 Park Avenue
New York, NY  10065-5085
United States
Contact Jonathan Shannon
Chair
Email: jshanno@hunter.cuny.edu
Phone: 212-772-5410
Fax: 212-772-5423