Anthropology - A.A. Degree

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Program Information

The Anthropology Option is primarily designed to prepare students to transfer into the junior year of a baccalaureate degree program in anthropology. In addition, students seeking admission into cultural area studies programs such as African-American Studies, Latina/o Studies and Women’s Studies would receive a solid academic foundation on which to build.

Upon completion of this program, graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate critical analysis and empathy skills.
  • Identify ethical issues in anthropological research.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of human origins and past and present cultures.
  • Apply classroom knowledge to issues of globalization, human diversity, human ecology, language and religion.
  • View societies from evolutionary and cross-cultural perspectives.

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