Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Minor in Anthropology

Anthropology is an excellent companion to majors such as Sociology, Psychology, Criminology, Social Work, Communications, Business, Education, Language and Literature, and Health-related fields. A minor in Anthropology consists of a minimum of 18 semester hours.

What Can You Do With A Minor In Anthropology?

An Anthropology minor develops analytical skills and a critical perspective well-suited to many fields, including: health care, education, social work, international relations, government, psychology, marketing, publishing, and forensics. The American Anthropological Association lists a few of the titles held by those in the field:

Corporate Analyst
Educational Planner
Forensic Specialist
Government Analyst
High School Teacher
Medical Researcher
Museum Curator
Park Ranger
Peace Corps Staffer
Social Worker
Technical Writer
University Administrator

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This page was last updated on: February 18, 2014