Honors in Anthropology is achieved by maintaining a GPA of at least 3.5 in the major and satisfactorily completing a two-semester research project through intensive consultation with a thesis advisor and two more faculty members.
Qualified students wishing to achieve honors in anthropology must take the following steps:
The project is evaluated by the thesis adviser and faculty members of the thesis committee. The decision to award honors is based on the project, course grades and other achievements. With an Anthropology GPA of 3.75 or higher and a superior honors project, the student may be granted honors with distinction.
For students interested in the honors program, please apply in person to the Undergraduate Program Office.