Program Information

School: MacEwan University
Faculty: Faculty of Arts & Science
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Anthropology
Description: Anthropology is “the study of humans,” where students acknowledge the equal value of all humans and cultures. It is also the most comprehensive of the social sciences, providing anthropology majors with a well-rounded education. In fact, anthropologists often borrow theories and methods from fields such as psychology, economics, and political science, as well as biology, ecology, and zoology.

Students may find themselves specializing in one of the five fields of anthropology: social/cultural anthropology, archaeology, physical/biological anthropology, linguistic anthropology, or applied anthropology.

URL: Bachelor of Arts – Anthropology at MacEwan University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This cost estimate is for Year 1 (30 credits) of the program.

This estimate does not included mandatory program fees which may vary by term and year of study.

Careers: Anthropologists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 65

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants must have a minimum overall average of 65 percent, with no course grade lower than 50 percent, in the following high school courses: ELA 30-1, and four subjects from Group A, B, C or D courses. Applicants are strongly encouraged to present a broad range of subjects in order to benefit from the breadth of learning and to increase flexibility of future program and course choices. Please visit the website for more information.