Anthropology Minor

Anthro Undergrad Minor

Building a global perspective on humanity

With an emphasis on understanding the cultures and societies of our world, the anthropology minor is a great complement to numerous fields of study, including biology, geography, history, psychology and sociology. Anthropology builds a foundation for understanding the diversity of our world, which will prepare you for personal and professional success in our multicultural, globalized society.

Program requirements

The anthropology minor at Missouri State University is an 18-hour program focusing on the four areas of anthropological study: archaeology and biological, cultural and linguistic anthropology.


Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Social Work
  1. Complete three of the following courses: ANT 303(3), 304(3), 305(3), 306(3)

  2. Complete nine additional hours of electives in Anthropology. At least six hours must be at the 300 level or higher.

Adding a minor

The anthropology minor can be added to a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Social Work degree. To add a minor, visit the Academic Advisement Center in University Hall 109.