University of Southern California

USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

Anthropology - Doctorate


University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA 90007

United States


(213) 740-2311

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Anthropology - Doctorate

Format: Campus

Program Description:

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 give students competence in the production of scholarly and professional ethnographic films.
The doctoral program emphasizes ethnography as the discovery procedure for anthropological investigations and encourages doctoral candidates to place ethnographic film in the critical perspective of social anthropology.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Financial Aid is available Federal Student Loans. Applicants may apply by completing the FAFSA and applying code 001328. Several scholarships also available.

Locale: Large City

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