Students who have taken some anthropology courses during their undergraduate education are welcome to apply to the anthropology PhD program. Applicants may visit the department during the fall term only (spring visits are not possible).

The application deadline is January 15, 2018.

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Application materials include:

  • Completed application
  • Resume
  • Statement of purpose
  • Application fee
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Writing sample
  • Transcript(s)

The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required, as well as the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or IELTS for international students.

School Code: 5332 (GRE and TOEFL)

Department Code: 1701 (GRE); 81 (TOEFL)

For more information on graduate education at Johns Hopkins University, visit the Graduate Admissions site.

All application documents must be provided in English (either the originial or translations of the original documents). If you are unable to secure translations in English, we recommend that you contact World Education Services.