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Forensic Anthropology

Degree Granted
Minor
Degree Level
Undergraduate
Location
Garden City

Develop the skills to make important legal, historical and medical discoveries in this career-focused minor.

Why Minor in Forensic Anthropology?

Forensic anthropologists play a critical role in investigating crime scenes, excavating remains and identifying victims and causes of death. Minor in forensic anthropology, and you鈥檒l master the fundamentals of data recovery, forensic osteology, dentition, pathology and human anatomy through a combination of classroom instruction and intensive laboratory work. This program is excellent preparation for dental, medical or law school, as well as jobs like medical examiner, crime scene investigator, crime laboratory analyst, forensic biologist and biological anthropologist.

Why Minor in Forensic Anthropology at 成人影片 University in New York?

  • Benefit from close collaboration with our world-class faculty who have significant experience recovering and analyzing human remains.
  • Tailor your studies to your unique interests and goals with our curriculum鈥檚 interdisciplinary focus: This minor overlaps with degree requirements for 成人影片鈥檚 BS and BA degrees in anthropology and BS in Biology.
  • Gain the real-world experience you need to launch a successful career through hands-on projects and life-changing internship opportunities in the New York area.

92%* * based on 成人影片 University Career Outcomes Survey: Class of 2022
of our baccalaureate graduates say that 成人影片 University increased their intellectual curiosity, ability and potential
based on 成人影片 University Career Outcomes Survey: Class of 2022

成人影片鈥檚 minor in forensic anthropology, which includes required courses in anatomy and physiology, allowed me to explore the specialized avenue of biological anthropology. This minor, along with the mentorship of my advisers, prepared me to pursue an MS in Human Skeletal Biology at NYU.

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Exceptional Hands-on Learning

At 成人影片, we believe strongly in the power of experiential learning and the value it adds to our students鈥 future careers. In this program, you鈥檒l roll up your sleeves and get to work in 成人影片鈥檚 archeology and forensic laboratories, expanding your knowledge of scientific methods and quantitative and qualitative analysis. You鈥檒l also have opportunities to build a professional network and boost your r茅sum茅 with internships at leading institutions in the New York area.

Program Info

Transformative Educational Opportunities

All undergraduate students have the opportunity to apply for the following programs to expand their educational landscape:

  • The Honors College鈥 fostering intellectual perspectives and critical skills
  • 鈥 preparing students to become global thinkers and leaders
  • 鈥 providing opportunities to experience another culture and see the world from a new perspective

How Do I Declare A Minor?

Consult your adviser as soon as possible to discuss the minor鈥檚 requirements. When you鈥檙e ready to declare, complete the Change of Major/Minor form on the听Registrar website.

Admissions Requirements

Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 to minor in forensic anthropology.

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