Why Choose
Cedar Crest?
  • Personalized attention
  • Average class size <20
  • Women's leadership opportunities
  • Flexibility to add dual major, minor

Cultural anthropology is a window on the cultures of the world, allowing us to see things from difference perspectives.

Anthropology Minor

The program offers students the opportunity to do supervised fieldwork in the local community, internships at historical and cultural agencies, as well as abroad. The program is useful for those who wish to work in any field of community studies, social services, heritage management and museum studies, law and government, or education.

Fieldwork Opportunities

As an anthropology minor, you will gain hands-on experience through:

  • Fieldwork in local communities
  • Internships at historical and cultural agencies
  • Archeological excavations
  • Study abroad experiences

The purpose of fieldwork is to allow you to live in and experience the culture of another person in an interpretable way.