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2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

Anthropology (B.A.) Articulation with Ivy Tech Community College, Requirements & 2-Yr Plan


Program Requirements


  1. Completion of the A.A. in Liberal Arts degree with specified courses from Ivy Tech Community College.
  2. Student earned a course grade of “C-” or better in every course accepted for transfer, and earned a 2.0 or greater cumulative GPA based on a 4-point scale.
  3. Student admitted to PFW.
  4. Students must earn a cumulative GPA of 2.00 or better for graduation along with a minimum grade of C- or better in all ENGL courses for credit towards their degree. Classes below a C- may be retaken for a qualifying grade as needed.
  5. All students in the Anthropology (B.A.)  program are expected to meet the same student learning outcomes and program requirements. Additional program requirements exist for all students in the degree.
  6. Students are recommended to work closely with Department’s lead advisor and the College of Liberal Art’s advisor to be sure they are satisfying the graduation requirements for the degree and adhering to all academic policies.  

College of Liberal Arts Courses (9 Credits)


Use link to find courses and stipulations:  College of Liberal Arts Thematic Requirements  

Supplemental Requirements


  • Career FOCUS Assessment
    • Completion of the Career FOCUS Assessment and a Career Development Center session to review the results (usually during ANTH 10005)
  • Resume /Curriculum Vitae (CV) Review
    • Completion of a Resume/Curriculum Vitae review and a Career Development Center session to review (usually during Junior year or ANTH 44501)

Supporting Courses (18 credits)


  • Elective or minor course Cr. 3.
  • Elective or minor course Cr. 3.
  • Elective or minor course Cr. 3.
  • Elective or minor course Cr. 3.
  • Elective or minor course Cr. 3.
  • Elective or minor course Cr. 3.

Anthropology Courses


Core Courses (33-34 credits)


  • Cr. 1.  (Optional)
  • Cr. 3.  (fulfills COLA Thematic Area A)
  • ANTH 20001; if already completed at 2-year institution, complete an elective or minor course Cr. 6.
  • ANTH 20003; if already completed at 2-year institution, complete an elective or minor course Cr. 6.
  • ANTH XXXX Group A: Regional Ethnography requirement Cr. 3.
  • ANTH XXXX Group A: Regional Ethnography requirement Cr. 3.
  • ANTH XXXX Group A: Regional Ethnography requirement (meet COLA Thematic area D “regional/geographic” and “Non-western”) Cr. 3.
  • ANTH XXXX Group B: Topics in Anthropology requirement Cr. 3.
  • ANTH XXXX Group B: Topics in Anthropology requirement Cr. 3.
  • ANTH XXXX Group C: Reserach Methods in Anthropology requirement Cr. 3.
  • ANTH XXXX elective in Anthropology Cr. 3.
  • Cr. 3.  (fulfills General Education C.8 Capstone)

2-Year Plan


This plan is an example only.  Please see your advisor to develop your individualized plan. Course rotation and course offerings are subject to change based on faculty availability and enrollment minimums. 

Fall 3rd Year:


Total Credits: 15-16


Spring 3rd Year:


Total Credits: 15


Fall 4th Year:


  • Anthropology Group A course  Cr. 3.
  • Anthropology Group B course  Cr. 3.
  • COLA Thematic E course  Cr. 3.
  • Elective or Minor course  Cr. 3.
  • Elective or Minor course  Cr. 3.

Total Credits: 15


Spring 4th Year:


Total Credits: 15


Total Program Credits (AA+BA): 120