12 months
Duration
11880 USD/year
11880 USD/year
3444 USD/year
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About

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.

Overview

 There are four ways to complete the requirements for the M.A. degree in Anthropology program of The University of Montana: 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.

Students at Anthropology program of The University of Montana will gain knowledge in:

  • general anthropology, 
  • cultural heritage, 
  • linguistic anthropology,
  • forensic anthropology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Anthropological Thought
  • Seminar in Human Variation and Evolution
  • Advanced Forensic Anthropology
  • Seminar in Bioarchaeology and Skeletal Biology
  • Theory and Methods in Physical Anthropology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

This is a priority deadline. Complete application packets received after this date will be considered on a space available basis.

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

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

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5940 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    11880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5940 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    3444 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1722 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Missoula

1000 - 2071 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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