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Michigan State University

Department of Anthropology

East Lansing, MI

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Overview

Michigan State University / Department of Anthropology is located in East Lansing, MI.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Anthropology
Master of Arts (MA) Professional applications in anthropology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Anthropology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 32
Doctoral Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Annual evaluation

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

101
Applied
27
Accepted
27%

Applying

Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

87
Total Graduate Students
11%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
88%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.9%
Black or African American 6.9%
White or Caucasian 72%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.3%
Asian 4.6%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 2.3%

Gender

Male (25%)
Female (74%)

Faculty

21
Total faculty
Full-time - 21
Part-time - 0
Male (9)
Female (12)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Not reported
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
368,422

Location & Contact

Address East Lansing, MI  48824
United States
Contact Dr. Jodie O'Gorman
Acting Chairperson
Email: ogorman@msu.edu
Phone: 517-353-2950
Fax: 517-432-2363