Forensic Anthropology (Certificate)


Forensic Anthropology, Cert

18 cr


Required Courses
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
ANTH 895 Internship in Anthropology 3
ANTH 844 Human Osteology 3
ANTH 884 Data Analytics in Anthropology 3
ANTH 862 Forensic Anthropology 3
ANTH 887D Analysis of Archaeological Materials - Archaeofauna 3
ANTH 843 Dental Anthropology 3

Graduate Admission Requirements

  • Application for Admission with $50 non-refundable application fee.
  • One set of transcripts.
  • If the student’s native language is not English, verification of English proficiency is required.
  • If International: upload copies of all college- or university-level transcripts or mark sheets (records of courses and marks earned), with certificates, diplomas, and degrees plus certified English translations.

    * Official documents are required from all students who are admitted and enroll. Photocopies of certified records are not acceptable. International students enrolled in other U.S. institutions may have certified copies of all foreign records sent directly to the Office of Graduate Studies by their current school’s registrar office.

  • If applicant is not a US citizen and expects an F or J visa: financial information.
  • Applicants must also fulfill any additional requirements the department specifies at the time of application.

Major Admission Requirements

  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose or Personal Statement
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or above

NOTE: When sending GRE or TOEFL scores, our institution code is 6877 and a department code is not needed



Graduate Chair

LuAnn Wandsnider

Tuition & Fees

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