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  • Anthropology
  • Fast Facts

    Program Start Term: Fall, Spring

    Award: AA

    Program Length: 60 credits, 4 Semesters

    Part-Time or Full-Time: Both

    Course Availability: Day, Evening, Online

    Program Locations: Pueblo, Fremont, Durango, Mancos, PCC Online

  • What Will I Learn 
    Anthropology is the study of human society, life, and culture. It answers questions about how people lived, what they thought, and how they interacted with their environment. This gives us an understanding of the world today, and how the future world may develop. This program introduces students to the study of Anthropology and includes courses that are common to all Colorado four-year institutions.

    Career Information 
    Career paths for Anthropology degree holders include market research, field and medical research, museum management, public health, community studies, cultural studies, and field studies in archaeology. The Associate of Arts (AA) degree in Anthropology prepares students to complete the second half of a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Anthropology at a four-year university.

    Degree Transfer
    This degree transfers to the following Colorado Public Four-Year institutions of higher education:  

    • University of Colorado, Boulder (B.A. Anthropology)
    • University of Colorado, Denver (B.A. Anthropology)
    • University of Colorado, Colorado Springs (B.A. Anthropology)
    • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (B.A. Anthropology)
    • Fort Lewis College (B.A. Anthropology)
    • Metropolitan State University of Denver (B.A. Anthropology)
    • University of Northern Colorado (B.A. Anthropology)
    • Western State Colorado University (B.A. Anthropology)


  • Spotlight

    The Associate of Arts (AA) Degrees with designation are designed for students who want to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a baccalaureate degree in the areas of arts, humanities, communications, and social sciences. As part of a statewide transfer agreement, these degrees are guaranteed to transfer to any Colorado public four-year college or university that offers that bachelor’s degree program.