BA Four-Year Degree Plan

The following is a sample schedule for this major – your actual schedule may vary.

Meet with your advisor and review the class schedule before confirming your schedule.

Missouri State is committed to helping you graduate in four years.

The following degree plan is based on the 2018-19 catalog and Missouri State general education requirements.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
ENG 110 Writing I 3
GRY 142 Introductory Physical Geography
or GLG 110 Principles of Geology
4
ANT 100 World Cultures 3
Foreign Language - BA requirement 3
Total hours15

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
GEC 112 - A course from The Arts 3
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
ANT 125 Exploring Our Human Ancestry 3
BIO 101 Biology in Your World 3
Foreign Language - BA requirement 3
Total hours15

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ANT 303 Cultural Anthropology 3
HST 103 World History to Circa 1600 C.E. 3
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3
GEC 104 - Contemporary Mathematics 3
Foreign Language - BA requirement 3
Total hours15

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ANT 304 Biological Anthropology 3
HST 121 Survey of the History of the United States to 1877
or HST 122 Survey of the History of the United States since 1877
3
HST 104 World History since 1600 C.E. 3
PHI 105 Critical Thinking
or PHI 115 Ethics and Contemporary Issues
3
Foreign Language - BA requirement 3
Total hours15

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ANT 305 Introduction to Archaeology 3
ANT 306 Linguistic Anthropology 3
GEC 105 - Written Comm. & Integrative & Applied Learning 3
General elective 3
Course for minor 3
Total hours15

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ANT Methods (351, 361, 490, 505, 511, or 550) 3
ANT 395 History of Anthropological Theory 3
BA Fine Arts Course 3
Course for minor 3
General Elective 3
Total hours15

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ANT Elective 3
ANT Elective 3
BA Fine Arts Course 3
Course for minor 3
Course for minor 3
Total hours15

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ANT Elective 3
ANT Elective 3
Course for minor 3
Course for minor 3
General elective 3
Total hours15
Degree plan last reviewed 10-23-2020.