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Anthropology - Archaeology Concentration

Texas State University

12 months
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The purpose of the Master of Arts (M.A.) degree in Anthropology - Archaeology Concentration at Texas State University is to give students the highest quality graduate-level education possible.


Program objectives:

  • provide students interested in continuing their graduate education in Anthropology at the Ph.D. level the appropriate basis to successfully compete for entrance into top-tier programs,
  • provide students interested in non-academic careers that require, or are facilitated by, an advanced degree in Anthropology the education, tools and training necessary to secure employment, and
  • produce professional, ethical, and productive graduates.
Enroll now in this Anthropology - Archaeology Concentration at Texas State University!

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Seminar in Cultural Anthropology
  • Seminar in Biological Anthropology
  • Seminar in Archaeology
  • Anthropological Statistics
  • Anthropology and Art
  • Archaeological Artifact Identification and Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • completed online ApplyTexas application
  • $40 nonrefundable application fee
  • baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university
  • official transcripts required from each institution where course credit was granted
  • a competitive GPA in your last 60 hours of undergraduate course work (plus any completed graduate courses)
  • official GRE or GMAT scores required with a preferred competitive minimum
  • resume/CV 
  • essays
  • two letters of recommendation

Non-native English speakers who do not qualify for an English proficiency waiver:

  • official TOEFL iBT scores required with a 78 overall
  • official IELTS (academic) scores required with a 6.5.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for San Marcos

921 - 1707 USD /month
Living costs

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


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