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Northern Arizona University

Department of Anthropology

Flagstaff, AZ

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Northern Arizona University

Overview

Northern Arizona University / Department of Anthropology is located in Flagstaff, AZ, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Anthropology Applied anthropology
Master of Arts (MA) Anthropology Research anthropology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 26

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Varies
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required
Fieldwork experience/internship, oral defense

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

53
Applied
31
Accepted
27
Enrolled
58%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No
Spring deadline October 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 overall and in all anthropology courses taken, with no grade below a C; 12 hours of required anthropology courses

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

41
Total Graduate Students
19%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
80%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 14.63%
Black or African American 4.88%
White or Caucasian 63%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.44%
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 14.63%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (41%)
Female (58%)

Faculty

28
Total faculty
Full-time - 28
Part-time - 0
Male (10)
Female (18)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Economic development, culture change, ethnohistory, archaeology of the Southwest, small town networks and HIV
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Box 15200
Flagstaff, AZ  86011
United States
Contact Dr. Kelley Hays-Gilpin
Chair/Professor
Email: kelley.hays-gilpin@nau.edu
Phone: 928-523-6564
Fax: 928-523-9135