Master of Science in Human Paleobiology

The George Washington University - Columbian College of Arts & Sciences

Program Description

Master of Science in Human Paleobiology

The George Washington University - Columbian College of Arts & Sciences

paleobiology

Requirements

The following requirements must be fulfilled:

The general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Programs.

36 credits

36 credits, including:

  • HOMP 6202 Lab Techniques: Paleoanthro
  • ANTH 6413 Analytical Methods in Human Evolutionary Studies

Three of the following:

  • HOMP 6201 Hominid Paleobiology
  • ANTH 3411 Primatology
  • ANTH 6491 Topics in Biological Anthropology
  • ANTH 6801 Paleolithic Archaeology

6 credits of thesis:

  • HOMP 6998 Thesis Research
  • HOMP 6999 Thesis Research

Two additional laboratory or field research courses in different disciplines

Electives selected in consultation with the faculty from a list of relevant courses in Anatomy, Anthropology, Biological Sciences, Geography, Geological Sciences, Human Paleobiology, Psychology, and Speech and Hearing Science, or relevant courses from the Consortium of Universities of the Washington Metropolitan Area.

Center for the Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology

The Center for the Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology (CASHP) is a research center at the George Washington University. CASHP’s Mission is to undertake research that addresses fundamental problems in human evolution that cross disciplinary boundaries, to act as a catalyst for research involving scientists from other centers around the world, and to promote interdisciplinary research through training and education.

CASHP brings together faculty from the Departments of Anthropology, Biology, Engineering and Applied Sciences, Forensic Science, Speech and Hearing Science, Philosophy, and Anatomy and Regenerative Biology at the George Washington University.

CASHP is also closely linked with the Human Origins Program of the Smithsonian Institution, the College of Medicine at Howard University, Johns Hopkins University, and the Carnegie Institution of Washington. CASHP is home to the Human Paleobiology Graduate Program at the George Washington University.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 10, 2018
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