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Anthropology B.A. (2008-2013 catalog requirements)

Three-Year Academic Plan

This is a breakdown of how a student, knowing they wanted to be an anthropology major upon entering OU, could complete the General Education, College Exploratory and major requirements within a 3-year period of time. This plan is an example only and not a guarantee of course offerings. 

*Based on minimum ACT of 16 English or AP/IB/CLEP equivalent.

Year

Fall

Winter

Summer I / II

Total

1

4 – AN 102 (G.E. Global Persp.)

4 – WRT 150

4 – G.E. Category

4 – G.E. Category

 

TOTAL – 16 credit hours

4 – AN 101(G.E. Social Science)

4 – WRT 160

4 – G.E. Category

4 – G.E. Category

 

TOTAL – 16 credit hours

4 – AN Elective

4 – Elective

 

 

 

TOTAL – 8 credit hours

 

 

 

 

 

40 credits

2

4 – AN 302

4 – AN Elective

4 – G.E. Category

4 – G.E. Category

 

TOTAL – 16 credit hours

4 – AN Elective

4 – G.E. Category

4 – Elective

4 – Elective

 

TOTAL – 16 credit hours

4 – AN Elective

4 – Elective

4 – Elective

 

 

TOTAL – 12 credit hours

 

 

 

 

 

44 credits

3

4 – AN 470

4 – AN Elective

4 – CAS Exploratory

4 – CAS Exploratory

 

TOTAL – 16 credit hours

4 – AN Elective

4 – CAS Exploratory

4 – Elective

4 – Elective

 

TOTAL – 16 credit hours

4 – Elective

4 – Elective

 

 

 

TOTAL – 8 credit hours

 

 

 

 

 

40 credits

Total = 124 credits

 

Note: The major is a minimum of 40 credits. Students must take four required core courses (AN 101, AN 102, AN 302, and AN 470) totaling 16 credits and select one of three tracks within the major (cultural anthropology, archaeology or general anthropology) which comprise an additional 24 credits.  The term “elective” may not be completely “free” in that this table does not address the university requirement of having 32 credits at the 300/400 level. 

Please note: Student on scholarship or financial aid must be in a minimum of 12 credits per semester.