University of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies

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Public Issues Anthropology (MA)

University of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies

Field of Study:Anthropology, Other
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $2,378

This estimate represents the tuition per semester.


The Department of Sociology and Anthropology is pleased to offer an MA in Public Issues Anthropology, with an emphasis on sociocultural anthropology. Our focus is on the interface between anthropological knowledge and issues crucial to governance, public discourse, livelihoods, civil society and contemporary public issues.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*77
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  • A four-year honours degree in Anthropology will be preferentially considered.
  • Students with degrees in other programs including the natural sciences are encouraged to apply if their background aligns with the interests of existing faculty. We recommend these students have five Anthropology courses that include courses in both biological and social/cultural anthropology.
  • Minimum B+ average over their last two years of academic study.
  • * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on November 15, 2022