Cuyamaca College offers numerous courses in Anthropology, enabling students to study
human behavior from a biological, historical, cultural and social perspective. Students
can take courses to fulfill general education requirements or to prepare for a degree
in the subject at a four-year college or university. Launching your studies in Anthropology
at Cuyamaca College can lead to a wide array of career opportunities from field research
to museum curators.
Anthropology is part of the
Heritage of the Americas Museum — Cuyamaca College also is home to the
Heritage of the Americas Museum, an educational and cultural center featuring exhibits on the history of art, culture and civilization of the Americas. The Anthropology wing includes exhibits on North American and Peruvian Indian clothing, jewelry, war bonnets and more.
James Diokno, M.A.,
San Diego State University