Associate of Arts in Anthropology
Truckee Meadows Community College

Program Details

Truckee Meadows offers an online AA in Anthropology if you plan to major in anthropology or a closely related field at a 4-year institution.  You’ll study cultural heritage, ethnocentrism and cultural relativity, as you gain research, reporting and analytical skills. You can complete these first two years of general education credits, blended with anthropology classes, and then transfer to a university in Nevada or elsewhere.  In addition to a foreign language, coursework will likely include: 

  • People and Cultures of the World
  • Archaeology
  • Physical Anthropology


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • SAT, ACT or ACCUPLACER placement test

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities