Anthropology (M.A.)


The Department of Anthropology and Geography houses a diverse faculty that includes cultural anthropologists, archaeologists, biological anthropologists, and geographers whose scholarship spans the breadth of human experience.

Master of Arts (M.A.) in Anthropology

Areas of Study

  • Archaeology
  • Biological Anthropology
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Humans and the Environment
  • International Development
  • Professional Methods and Techniques
  • The Anthropology of Health and Well-being

Next Steps

Western Regional Graduate Program

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Anthropology is part of the WICHE – Western Regional Graduate Program exchange. Visit our WRGP webpage to learn about eligibility and the application process.


Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Student Employment

Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.

Financial Aid