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Anthropology Schools in Alabama

In 2018-2019, 99 students earned their Anthropology degrees in AL.

As a degree choice, Anthropology is the 102nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Anthropology Majors in Alabama

Anthropology majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 89
Master’s Degree 9
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a anthropology major is more popular with women than with men.

Anthropology Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of anthropology majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 11.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.0%
  • White: 77.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.0%
  • Other Races: 5.1%
Anthropology Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Anthropology Grads in Alabama

There are 2,210 people in the state and 474,750 people in the nation working in anthropology jobs.

Anthropology Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Anthropology Jobs in Alabama

In this state, anthropology grads earn an average of $75,470. Nationwide, they make an average of $94,080.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in Alabama that offer anthropology degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
38,390 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 5.10% which is lower than average. 23 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.43 years to graduate.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
21,923 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.54 years. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,100 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 78%.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
16,981 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.66 years to graduate. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,313. 94% of students get financical aid.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
14,834 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. The average student takes 4.79 years to complete their degree at USA. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
30,440 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.44 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. 86% of the teachers are full time.

Anthropology Careers in AL

Some of the careers anthropology majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Anthropologists and Archeologists 11% $50,930
Managers 6% $101,560
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 0% $72,740

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to anthropology.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Political Science & Government 555
Sociology 247
Geography & Cartography 137
International Relations & Security 131
General Social Sciences 111
Economics 90
Other Social Sciences 18
Criminology 9

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