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Applied Anthropology

University of North Texas

M.Sc. Blended
12 months
Duration
30164 USD/year
30164 USD/year
22568 USD/year
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About

By studying Applied Anthropology at the University of North Texas, you'll have the opportunity to work with nonprofit and for-profit community agencies and learn how to help solve some of society's most compelling problems.

Overview

The Master of Science or Master of Arts degree in Applied Anthropology at University of North Texas  teaches you to take informed and thoughtful action as a street-level practitioner, administrator, agency-based researcher or program evaluator. A dual degree is also available in Applied Anthropology and Public Health through a cooperative effort with the UNT Health Science Center at Fort Worth. The master's programs also prepare you to enter a doctoral program.

The Department of Anthropology offers several unique advantages including:

  • Many opportunities to collaborate on projects with a variety of organizations including corporations and social service agencies
  • Faculty members who are applied anthropologists with geographic focuses on Africa, Europe, India, Latin America, North America, Oceania and the Middle East
  • Flexibility to take classes online or on campus (We offer the nation's first online master's program in Applied Anthropology.)
  • Faculty members who are engaged in building networks around the diverse applications of anthropology in the North Texas region
  • Prime location in one of the nation's largest urban areas for applied research projects such as those involving health issues of ethnic minorities, migrants and refugees from all over the world
In addition to their geographic expertise, our faculty members have extensive backgrounds in bilingual education, health, migration, race and ethnicity and sustainable communities. Some of their research has explored:
  • Conservation strategies in mountain ecosystems
  • Factors that influence food insecurity
  • Outreach and educational attainment of Latinos
  • Violence and refugees
  • Virtual communication and collaboration in the workplace
  • Visual and media anthropology

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anthropology of Education
  • Business, Technology and Design Anthropology
  • Crossing Borders: Migration, Religion, Identities 
  • Environmental and Ecological Anthropology 
  • Medical Anthropology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed ApplyTexas application form
  • Completed departmental application form
  • GRE scores
  • Transcripts of all attended colleges
  • Statement of purpose
  • Scholarly writing sample from your undergraduate career or any research you have completed since graduation
  • Three letters of recommendation from persons familiar with your academic record

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30164 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30164 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    30164 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30164 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    22568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22568 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Estimated expenses for international students will be provided on their immigration documents by the Division of International Affairs,.

Funding

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