Explore people and cultures

Anthropologists seek to understand the many varied peoples and cultures of the world — past and present — and how they came to be.

Undergraduate programs

Major

Learn how humans, technology, and society have evolved.

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Minor

Compliment your major with a foundation for understanding the diversity of our world.

Prepare for a global workplace

The undergraduate anthropology program at Missouri State focuses on the four fields of the discipline: archaeology and biological, cultural and linguistic anthropology. Our program prepares you for success in an increasingly multicultural workplace and a global society by helping you better understand and appreciate cultural differences.

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Explore the characteristics and major fields of study of anthropology.

Inspiring academics

Knowledge based on experience — Missouri State's approach to learning sets you up for success with insight from expert faculty, personalized advising and a diverse range of courses.

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Unbeatable value

A smart investment in your future — Missouri State delivers enriching opportunities along with affordable costs and extensive financial aid options.