Anthropology Cultural Studies

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Are you fascinated with learning about the history of man and the development of culture throughout the world? Where do different dialects come from? How have human bodies evolved over time?  Cultural Anthropology takes a broad look at factors ranging from biology, communication, kinship, and religion to understand world cultures.

Curriculum Guides

Curriculum Guide
Associate in Arts Degree - Emphasis of Study

Check out the Bulletin of Classes for a full listing of courses available.

Students Preparing to Transfer

Barton Community College's Anthropology curriculum is designed to provide the general education requirement and core Anthropology courses for students who plan to transfer to a four year college or university to complete a bachelor's degree in Anthropology. In addition to a introductory Cultural Anthropology course, we offer a variety of elective courses including World and Regional Geography, Physical Geography, Ceramics and Death & Dying. Electives must meet the requirements of your transferring institution. Students should coordinate with their advisor for transfer requirements.


Opportunities for involvement are available in professional organizations like the American Anthropological Association.

Discover Career Paths

Visit the What Can I Do with My Major? webpage to find helpful resources on career paths, employers and more!