Anthropology Minor

Program Description

The Anthropology minor is for any undergraduate student who wants to explore courses in sociocultural, archaeological, linguistic, or biological anthropology.

The minor in anthropology may be tailored to each student’s interests, which accommodates students with majors as diverse as pre-medicine, pre-law, geography, art history, computer science, engineering, business, environmental sciences, and social work.

This program is a total of 18 Credit Hours. 


Program Requirements

Select at least two of the following (6 Credit Hours)
Minimum of six hours of 300 or 400 level courses (6 Credit Hours)
  • Only 3 hours of ANTH 499 may be used to fulfill this requirement.
Anthropology courses at any level (6 Credit Hours)


Undergraduate Studies Program Contact Information

Dr. Petra Jelinek, Director of Undergraduate Studies 
Department of Anthropology
University of Illinois at Urbana‐Champaign
109 Davenport Hall (MC‐148)
607 Mathews Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: (217)-265-0969


Dr. Maritza Quiñones, Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Department of Anthropology
University of Illinois at Urbana‐Champaign
109F Davenport Hall (MC‐148)
607 Mathews Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: (217) 265-8042