Top Anthropology Doctoral Programs

University of Michigan Ann Arbor Department of Anthropology is the top-ranked department in the US, according to the National Research Council Report for the Study of Research-Doctorate Programs. Courses offered in Medical Anthropology are Nutritional Anthropometry, Anthropology of Kinship, Demographic Approaches in Anthropology, Anthropology of Science and Ethics, etc.

U of Michigan is also ranked joint top in the nation for its anthropology programs by the U.S. News and World 2009, equal first with U of Chicago.

NRC Ranking of Top Anthropology Doctoral Programs:

1 University of Michigan–Ann Arbor

1 University of Chicago

3 University of California–Berkeley

4 Harvard University

5 University of Arizona

6 University of Pennsylvania

7 Stanford University

8 Yale University

8 University of California–Los Angeles (UCLA)

8 University of California–San Diego (UCSD)

Source: National Research Council (NRC) 1995

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