Doctorate in Anthropology Degrees & Programs
What Can You Do With a PhD Anthropology?
Anthropology Ph.D. programs teach students how to conduct academic research. PhD Anthropology students research modern and historical humans to make sense of the species rich history and culture, and learn lessons that might be applicable in the future.
Students in a Ph.D. program are likely to be expected to participate in original research projects and produce a thesis or dissertation. Students interested in pursuing a Ph.D. in anthropology can choose from a wide array of specializations and programs.
- Evanston, ILEvanston, IL
Northwestern University School of Continuing Studies
- Eugene, OREugene, OR
University of Oregon
Three advanced degrees are offered in anthropology: the master of arts (M.A.), the master of science (M.S.), and the doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.). These degrees entail work in the following sub fields: archaeology, cultural anthropology, anthropological...
- Pittsburgh, PAPittsburgh, PA
University of Pittsburgh
Master's and Ph.D. degree program offers in four major divisions of anthropology: cultural anthropology, anthropological linguistics, archaeology, and physical anthropology.
- Chicago, ILChicago, IL
University of Illinois at Chicago
- Los Angeles, CALos Angeles, CA
University of Southern California
The Department of Anthropology, in cooperation with the School of Cinema-Television, offers a graduate program leading to the Master of Arts degree in Visual Anthropology. Based on supervised field work in social anthropology, the program's goal is to g...
- Atlanta, GAAtlanta, GA
Ph.D. program only...
- Syracuse, NYSyracuse, NY
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
New York University
The department is committed to comparative research that seeks theories that allow for the enormous diversity in human life. Our program of study includes a holistic approach to the study of humans and seeks to expose students to all four of the trad...
- Durham, NCDurham, NC
Our multi-disciplinary cultural anthropology graduate program at Duke aims to provide students with a thorough grounding in both current theoretical debates and methods of cultural research. Our faculty are asking how the culture concept can be rethough...
- 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...
- Montreal, QCMontreal, QC
The Department of Anthropology offers M.A. and Ph.D. programmes, with five concentrations: Social Systems, including inequality, ethnicity, and gender relations; Development and Social Change; Symbolic and Cognitive Anthropology, with an emphasis on sys...
- Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania
- Baltimore, MDBaltimore, MD
Johns Hopkins University
- Albany, NYAlbany, NY
University At Albany (S.U.N.Y.)
Biological, Socio-Cultural, Archaeology, Linguistics...
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
New School, The
The Anthropology graduate curriculum combines core courses in the theoretical and methodological foundations of social and cultural anthropology with an emphasis on the critical exploration of how ethnographic sensibilities matter in the world today.
- Osaka, JapanOsaka, Japan
- Ankara, TurkeyAnkara, Turkey
Ankara Universitesi Sosyal Bilimler Enstitusu
- Hamilton, ONHamilton, ON
Oxford Centre for Mission Studies
The Oxford Centre for Mission Studies (OCMS) exists to equip leaders, nurture scholars and enable institutions for ministry particularly in the Two-Thirds world churches.Students can study residentially full-time or distance part-time, attending Oxford...
- 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...
- East Lansing, MIEast Lansing, MI
Michigan State University
M.A. or Ph.D. with specialization in social and cultural anthropology, archaeology, or physical anthropology.
- Nagoya, JapanNagoya, Japan
- 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.
- London, United KingdomLondon, United Kingdom
Dance anthropology, dance ethnology, and ethnochoreology are part of an established field of research, which investigates the place of dance within its socio-cultural setting from the perspectives of those participating in it, whether as dancers, dance–...