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College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Anthropology


SOUTH CAROLINA INSTITUTE OF ARCHAEOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY Our graduate students regularly work with the many excellent archaeologists at SCIAA, and use their extensive library and collections.

GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS The Geography Department has international prominence in GIS and our graduate students may follow a sequence of GIS courses.

SC DEPARTMENT OF ARCHIVES AND HISTORY Collaboration with Valarie Marcil, one of our MA graduates. Contains resources needed to document historic sites.

PUBLIC HISTORY The University offers an MA through the History Department. Our students often take their courses in the use of historical sources and archives. The department sponsors a certificate program.

MUSUEMS There are three major museums in Columbia: The University's McKissick Museum, The State Museum, and the Columbia Museum of Art. All three have extensive collections students may use in their research.