Anthropology (PhD)

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Program Description

The Doctor of Philosophy in Anthropology offers a holistic approach to the study of humans and exposes students to the traditional subdisciplines of anthropology while ensuring that they also receive intensive training in particular problems within one subfield.

The concentrations available to students are: biological, archaeology, and sociocultural and linguistic.


All applicants to the Graduate School of Arts and Science (GSAS) are required to submit the general application requirements, which include:

See Anthropology for admission requirements and instructions specific to this program.