Anthropology (IRE)

Students of anthropology have an interest and desire to learn about humanity and human behavior throughout regions of the world, past and present. Anthropology is divided into the fields of cultural anthropology, linguistics, archaeology and physical anthropology. Anthropology students gain insight into the human as an individual and comprehensively as a part of cultures, religions and geographic places throughout history.

For more information about this major, please visit the following links from the FAU University Catalog

Related Major Skills

Communication across cultures/language
Conducting field studies
Examining data and artifacts
Planning projects
Recognizing cultural differences/similarities
Sampling, gathering and organizing
Summarizing results Writing grant proposals

Sample Work Settings

Advertising Agencies
Consulting Firms
Environmental/Engineering Companies Foreign Service Agencies
Government Agencies
K-12 Schools
Museums National Parks
Non-Profit Organizations
Regional Development and Planning
Research Institutes Social Service Agencies

 Last Modified 7/11/18