Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology

Program Director and Anthropology Department Chair
Chris Kyle

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Office: HHB 317

Fax: 205.975.8360

Students must complete 36 semester hours of credit, including a four-course introductory sequence, two advanced courses, and six electives. Students may also complete a minor in anthropology by completing any three courses in the introductory sequence, one upper-level course (from the ANTH450 sequence), and two electives. Please check the requirements for detailed information on the courses and full set of requirements to complete a major in anthropology.

Students are strongly advised to refer to the UAB Undergraduate Catalog for additional information on the core curriculum, major, and minor requirements. Direct any questions to the SBS Advising Office located in Heritage Hall 510, 975-0097.


Student research in the Department of Anthropology has resulted in a number of exciting projects and outcomes, including the following:

Educational Antrhopology research and outreach projects:

Alabama Public Tevlevion's videos on the UAB NSF REU Fiji program: