About Anthropology and Sociology
The Department of Anthropology and Sociology is host to four academic programs. Each of these programs encourages students to take an active role in their education
with a focus on engaged learning.
Our students come to us from all over the world. The same is true of our exceptionally
qualified faculty and staff who are committed to preparing their students to compete in the world after graduation.
Our department offers all the latest technologies available in each discipline to
provide students with an excellent educational experience. Our facilities include the FOReST, Western Carolina Human Identification Laboratory and the Ethnography