The skills of an anthropologist are becoming more valued in an evolving economy, with the job market for successful graduates expected to grow 15% between now and 2016.* MA students have the ability to focus their studies on either archaeology or socio-cultural anthropology. This can lead students to further graduate education in anthropology or to pursue a multitude of career paths.
*Bureau of Labor and Statistics.
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The MA in Anthropology focuses on providing incoming students with the training and conceptual skills necessary to pursue careers in cultural anthropology, archaeology, cultural resource management, social policy, teaching, community engagement, and geographic information systems (GIS).
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