Anthropology Major, Community Development Concentration (B.A.)

A minimum of 120 credits of coursework is required for the baccalaureate degree with a minimum 2.0 overall GPA, and a minimum 2.0 major GPA. However, more than 120 credits may be required depending upon the major field of study.

Program Requirements

Students must complete 42 credits of General Education requirements and 3-9 credits of World Languages and Cultures Requirements.

Anthropology Major Required Courses
ANTH 100Cultural Anthropology3
ANTH 101Physical Anthropology4
ANTH 102Linguistic Anthropology3
ANTH 103Introduction to Archaeology3
ANTH 201Applied Anthropology3
ANTH 301Methods in Anthropological Research and Practice3
ANTH 401Seminar in Anthropological Theory3
Concentration Requirements
Required Courses
Select one of the following:3
Anthropology of Multicultural America
Anthropology of Globalization
Urban Anthropology
Concentration Electives
Select 6 credits from the following:6
Immigration: An Anthropological Perspective
Environmental Anthropology
Archaeology in Montclair
Communities in Transition
Environment and Community
Community and Health
Building Sustainable Communities
Select 9 credits from the following:9
The Anthropology of Food and Nutrition
The Anthropology of Work
Anthropology of Aging and the Aged
Anthropology: Gender and Sexuality
Selected Issues in Anthropology
Field Methods: Linguistics
Medical Anthropology
Internship in Anthropology (up to 6 credits)
Total Credits40