Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Mission statement

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology exists to educate students in the principles, methods, and contents of sociology and anthropology/archaeology; to conduct scholarly endeavors in these fields; and to provide service activities for the Department, College of Humanities and Public Affairs, Missouri State University, the State of Missouri, the human community, and discipline-based organizations. We carry out these endeavors within the context of the public affairs mission of the University.

Credit by assessment/examination

Credit by Examination is available. Refer to the "Credit by Exam" section of the Transferring Credit to Missouri State website for detailed information on available course credit and required minimum scores.