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Anthropology

The University of Montana

M.A.
12 months
Duration
15254 USD/year
15254 USD/year
4452 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Anthropology program of The University of Montana has four options: general anthropology, cultural heritage, linguistic anthropology, and forensic anthropology.

Overview

The Degree Program

Successful completion of the Anthropology program of The University of Montana requires coursework, successful completion of a comprehensive evaluation, and significant original scholarly work. The anthropology faculty expects that students will complete the requirements for the M.A. degree in two years.

There are four ways to complete the requirements for the M.A. degree in Anthropology: the general option, the cultural heritage option, the forensic anthropology option, and the linguistic anthropology option. Each of these options offers a different emphasis, which is reflected in the seminars, elective classes, and scholarly work that is required. Students will graduate with the general option unless they complete the specific requirements of one of the other options.

Programme Structure

Courses in the field of:

  • General Anthropology
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Linguistic Anthropology or
  • Forensic Anthropology.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelors of Arts or Sciences degree
  • A grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 for the M.A. degree program
  • Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) scores and/or Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores 
  • Positive letters of recommendation
  • A statement of purpose that indicates professional goals compatible with the research specialties of the faculty.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15254 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15254 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    15254 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15254 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    4452 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4452 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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