Jul 15, 2020  
2014-15 Catalog 
2014-15 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Applied Cultural Anthropology Certificate

The Applied Cultural Anthropology Certificate program prepares students for careers in fields in which cross-cultural or global perspectives are emphasized. Students learn how to examine culturally related problems and policies, prepare research designs, and collect and analyze data. To qualify for the certificate, students must also meet the requirements for a bachelor’s degree (not necessarily in anthropology) at SOU. Students are required to complete the following courses or their approved transfer equivalents for this certificate.

Requirements for the Certificate


 Skills (choose 8 credits from the following list).


Specialized Focus (8 credits). 

  • ANTH 409 - Practicum: Field Study 1 to 8 credits (4 credits of ANTH 409 required in Fall and Winter quarters of senior year) Credits / Units: 4
  • ANTH 414 - Senior Capstone 4 credits
  • The content of the required practicum and capstone should be consistent with each student’s focus and professional or career goals.