Careers with Anthropology

Anthropology Department Resources

ANTH 199  Exploring Careers with a Bachelor's Degree in Anthropology

This course is intended both for Anthropology majors and non-majors who want to explore a variety of career options with a degree in Anthropology.  We will explore your career interests and skills, read about and discuss career options, and meet with professionals in a variety of disciplines (such as medicine, education, forensics, law, museums, non-profit and social justice organization, media and communication, international diplomacy, government and policy, and more).  We will explore how the anthropological imagination prepares you to work in a variety of careers.

University of Illinois Career Center

Handshake @ Illinois Students can search for internships, employment opportunities, as well as sign-up for interviews, and view a full calendar of career programs and events.

How to Apply for Graduate School

Are you thinking about pursuing a graduate degree in Anthropology? Check out these helpful resources from the American Anthropological Association.