Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Graduate Certificate in Anthropology

Find Schools Near

Graduate Certificates in Anthropology

30 Yearly Graduations
67% Women
17% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 21 colleges and univerities across the nation that offer a graduate certificate in anthropology. In recent years, the majority of the students getting degrees in this area were female, and 17% were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group. Also, 6.7% of anthropology graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Anthropology Majors

In 2018-2019, 30 earned their graduate certificate in anthropology. This earns it the #170 spot on the list of the most popular graduate certificate programs in the nation.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in anthropology at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 9,040
Master’s Degree 1,085
Associate’s Degree 940
Doctor’s Degree 542
Undergraduate Certificate 44
Graduate Certificate 30
Basic Certificate 22

Earnings of Anthropology Majors With Graduate Certificates

At this time, we do not have the data to estimate the median earnings for this class of people.

Student Debt

The data on debt ranges for anthropology majors who have their graduate certificate is not available.

Student Diversity

More women than men pursue their graduate certificate in anthropology. About 66.7% of graduates with this degree are female.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 10
Women 20
Gender Diversity of Graduate Certificates in Anthropology

The racial-ethnic distribution of anthropology graduate certificate students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 23
International Students 2
Other Races/Ethnicities 3
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Anthropology Graduate Certificate Students

There are 21 colleges that offer a graduate certificate in anthropology. Learn more about the most popular 20 below:

6 Yearly Graduations
67% Women

The most popular school in the United States for anthropology students seekinga graduate certificate is Missouri State University - Springfield. Roughly 23,400 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $6,540 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $5,202 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 6 people received their graduate certificate in anthropology from Missouri State.

#1

Mercyhurst University

Erie, Pennsylvania
6 Yearly Graduations
67% Women
17% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The most popular school in the United States for anthropology students seekinga graduate certificate is Mercyhurst University. Each year, around 2,700 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $37,500 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $15,570 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 6 people received their graduate certificate in anthropology from Mercyhurst. About 67% of this group were women, and 17% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#1

Creighton University

Omaha, Nebraska
6 Yearly Graduations
67% Women
33% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The most popular school in the United States for anthropology students seekinga graduate certificate is Creighton University. Each year, around 8,800 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $39,630 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $16,128 per year.

The anthropology program at Creighton University awarded 6 graduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 67% were women and 33% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#4

Illinois State University

Normal, Illinois
5 Yearly Graduations
60% Women
20% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Illinois State University comes in at #4 on our list of the most popular colleges offering graduate certificates in anthropology. Each year, around 20,800 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $10,547 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $7,956 per year.

The anthropology program at Illinois State University awarded 5 graduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. About 60% of this group were women, and 20% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#5

Wichita State University

Wichita, Kansas
2 Yearly Graduations
50% Women
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Wichita State University comes in at #5 on our list of the most popular colleges offering graduate certificates in anthropology. Roughly 15,300 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $6,709 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $5,435 per year.

The anthropology program at Wichita State University awarded 2 graduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. About 50% of this group were women, and 50% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#5

Oregon State University

Corvallis, Oregon
2 Yearly Graduations
100% Women

The 5th most popular school in the country for anthropology majors who are seeking their graduate certificate is Oregon State University. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $9,846 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $12,933 per year.

The anthropology program at Oregon State University awarded 2 graduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year.

1 Yearly Graduations
100% Women

The 7th most popular school in the country for anthropology majors who are seeking their graduate certificate is Minnesota State University - Mankato. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $7,394 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $7,694 per year.

The anthropology program at Minnesota State University - Mankato awarded 1 graduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year.

1 Yearly Graduations
100% Women

California State University - Northridge comes in at #7 on our list of the most popular colleges offering graduate certificates in anthropology. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $5,742 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $7,176 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 1 people received their graduate certificate in anthropology from CSUN.

1 Yearly Graduations

The University of Tennessee - Knoxville is the 7th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a graduate certificate in anthropology. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $11,332 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $11,468 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 1 graduate certificates were handed out to anthropology majors at UT Knoxville.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to anthropology that offer graduate certificates.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Geography & Cartography 827
International Relations & Security 326
Urban Studies 149
Political Science & Government 129
Criminology 98

References

*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.