Campus Anthropology Doctorate United States Graduate Programs
Earning a Ph.D. in anthropology requires students to take a multidisciplinary approach to learning and research. Doctoral programs in anthropology allow students to explore humans, human nature, and human culture, and human history.
Earning a Ph.D. in anthropology may take students 5-7 years of full time study. Anthropology Ph.D. programs usually require students to work on research projects and complete a dissertation on thesis at the conclusion of their studies.
- San Francisco, CASan Francisco, CA
California Institute of Integral Studies
Anthropology and Social Change is a small, innovative graduate department with a particular focus on activist scholarship, militant research, and social change.
- New Haven, CTNew Haven, CT
Archaeology, including complex societies, origins and collapse of civilizations, Middle East, Mediterranean, Mesoamerica, Andes; physical anthropology...
- Columbus, OHColumbus, OH
Ohio State University
- Gainesville, FLGainesville, FL
The University of Florida
The Anthropology graduate program at the University of Florida is designed to accommodate two types of students: those who wish to ground themselves in the traditional four fields of American Anthropology (Biological Anthropology, Archeology, Cultural A...
- Gainesville, FL
- Knoxville, TNKnoxville, TN
University of Tennessee
Our Department of Anthropology at The University of Tennessee Knoxville offers three main areas of concentration: Archaeology, Biological Anthropology, and Cultural Anthropology.
- Boston, MABoston, MA
- Salt Lake City, UTSalt Lake City, UT
University of Utah
Students may enter one of the four tracks indicated in "research areas." The department has special expertise in genetics, behavioral ecology, demography, and evolutionary approaches to human behavior. There is also a joint Master's program in Anthropol...
- Chicago, ILChicago, IL
University of Chicago
The Department of Anthropology offers doctoral programs in sociocultural and linguistic anthropology and in archaeology.
- Stanford, CAStanford, CA
- Cambridge, MACambridge, MA
- Binghamton, NYBinghamton, NY
Binghamton University (S.U.N.Y.)
The Department of Anthropology offers Master of Arts (MA) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree programs in anthropology, as well as a Master of Science (MS) degree program in biomedical anthropology.
- Binghamton, NY
- Portland, ORPortland, OR
Portland State University
- Twin Cities, MNTwin Cities, MN
University of Minnesota
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
City University Of New York, The Graduate Center
The PhD program provides training in cultural anthropology, archaeology, physical anthropology, and linguistic anthropology.
- Santa Cruz, CASanta Cruz, CA
University of California - Santa Cruz
- Tucson, AZTucson, AZ
University of Arizona
Ph.D.-track M.A. students must request a “Change in Degree Program” to continue on to the Ph.D program.
- Carbondale, ILCarbondale, IL
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
The philosophy of the Department of Anthropology is to produce students with broad backgrounds in the major sub-fields of anthropology (Archaeology, Biological, Linguistics, and Socio-cultural) and expertise in particular specialty areas. Within this ph...
- University Park, PAUniversity Park, PA
Pennsylvania State University
The master's program is designed to train students in general anthropology. The doctoral program is structured to train students in the following areas of specialization: ethnology (with subspecialization in social anthropology, demographic anthropology...
- Las Cruces, NMLas Cruces, NM
New Mexico State University
The M.A. program in anthropology is designed for students who are interested in the traditional sub disciplines of anthropology and in selected areas of applied anthropology. The program is directed both toward students who intend to take a terminal M.A...
- Albany, NYAlbany, NY
University At Albany (S.U.N.Y.)
Biological, Socio-Cultural, Archaeology, Linguistics...
- Atlanta, GAAtlanta, GA
Ph.D. program only...
- Baltimore, MDBaltimore, MD
Johns Hopkins University
- College Station, TXCollege Station, TX
Texas A&M University
Graduate study in anthropology includes programs in environmental archaeology, nautical archaeology, cultural resources management, bioanthropology, nutrition, economic anthropology, folklore, and human behavioral ecology.
- Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
The Department of Anthropology and Geography offers a graduate program in anthropology especially suited for students with research interests in historical archaeology, evolutionary approaches to human behavior, applied/development anthropology, and Ind...