Anthropology Minor

anthropology students learning how to flint knapThe minor in anthropology requires 18 hours of coursework. You can formally declare a minor by completing the Change of Major/Minor Application online under the “Student” tab of myBama.

For additional details about coursework and declaring a minor, see the UA Undergraduate Catalog.

Declaring a Minor in Anthropology

There are no pre-requisites for admission to minor. Students are expected to meet the director of undergraduate studies, Dr. Cameron Lacquement, as soon as they declare a minor in Anthropology. The director will advise them of curriculum requirements and answer any questions concerning curriculum. Students should complete the “Declaration of Minor” form before or during the third year of full-time enrollment.

Download the checklist for Anthropology majors and minors.

Courses Required in the Minor

The requirements for the minor in anthropology are eighteen (18) hours of anthropology courses including the following:

Minor Courses

Credit Hours

ANT 100*, 102*, 107*, 210* or 270**

6 Hrs.

ANT 100-level elective or higher

6 Hrs.

ANT 300-level elective or higher

6 Hrs.


18 Hrs.

*SB Core Credit, ** N Core Credit