University at Buffalo

College of Arts and Sciences



408 Capen Hall

Buffalo, NY 14260

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Anthropology offers a broad range of programs in theoretical and methodological areas of anthropology in the subfields of archaeology, cultural anthropology, and physical anthropology. Subfield studies can be combined or complemented with work in other disciplines. The purpose of our program is to provide students with the critical skills necessary for successful professional careers as anthropologists. From the first year, students combine required course offerings with research and coursework tailored to their needs. The Department of Anthropology is housed on the North Campus of the University at Buffalo. Our facilities provide extensive laboratory, office, classroom, and museum space in support of the graduate program.


Middle States Commission on Higher Education and the New York State Board of Regents

International Student Requirements:

TOEFL Exam. Minimum score: paper test- 600; computer test- 250; internet score- 100.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 72 (PhD) / 30 (MA)

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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