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Anthropology

Program Summary

The anthropology graduate program allows you to collaborate with professors to create a program that is not only unique to you but one that will set you on course for your ultimate career goals. Students with a bachelor’s degree are prepared to teach anthropology, begin a career in research or continue their education through advanced study.

Graduate Catalog Program Information

Program-Specific Admission Information and Requirements

Affiliated College: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Degree(s) Offered: M.A. in Anthropology

Program Requires GRE: Yes

Letters of Recommendation: 2

University Requirements

Application Deadlines

All application materials must be received by the appropriate deadline below to ensure priority consideration.

Internationals Living Abroad Applicants Residing in the U.S. Priority Consideration Assistantship Consideration
Fall May 1 July 15 March 1 February 1
Spring October 1 December 10 October 1
Summer June 1

For More Information

Anthropology
Grant Tower A, Room 501
Program website
askAnthro@niu.edu
815-753-0247

Director of Graduate Studies:
Kendall Thu
kthu@niu.edu

Application Contact:
Ruthann Yeaton
ryeaton@niu.edu

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