Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Departmental Honors in Anthropology

Honors in Anthropology -- Qualified juniors and seniors may apply to work toward Departmental Honors in Anthropology:

A. Admission

-3.3 minimum GPA in anthropology courses and 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA; 12 hours completed work in anthropology -Qualification as an anthropology major

B. Requirements

A student must complete 9.0 hours of independent work in anthropology. Before graduation, the student must pass a comprehensive examination or submit a completed honors thesis. Additionally, a 3.3 minimum GPA in anthropology courses and 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA must be met. Students should discuss their special interests with faculty members or with the honors advisor, who will help identify an appropriate faculty member to guide the honors work.

Ideally a candidate will start their honors efforts three semesters prior to their expected graduation date, but this is not a requirement.

For more information, contact:
Undergraduate Advisor, Thomas Zych
Phone: 419-530-4667
Office: 2680C University Hall

Click to view Major requirements webpage

Click to view Minor requirements webpage

Last Updated: 6/27/22