Career Opportunities in Anthropology

Business, medicine, teaching, law, development, social work – Anthropology majors commonly go into these and other fields, drawing on their liberal arts skills and special insight into cultural, interpersonal dynamics. Contrary to traditional assumptions, most anthropology majors are not limited to academic work. In a wide array of fields, from health care, museum work, public policy, and teaching, to communications and business, alumni cite the benefits of their anthropological training.


Recent Willamette Anthropology graduates have found employment with: