Master of Arts in Applied Anthropology
Humboldt State University

Program Details

The online MA in Applied Anthropology degree program from Humboldt State University focuses on building competitive, marketable skills for the application of anthropological perspectives, methods, theories, and practices in a diverse range of careers in academic, professional, and global contexts. Students are encouraged to form a cohesive educational and career plan while they focus on one of the modern or traditional areas of anthropology, such as:

  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Biological Anthropology


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • 2-3 letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Writing sample
  • College transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission