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Minor in Archaeology

About the Program

The archaeology minor is designed to provide students with a firm grounding in North American archaeology. Course work focuses on the ancient and historic cultures of the Americas. Students are trained in archaeological methods and theory, with special focus on developing skills in archaeological field work.

Core Courses

  • Introduction to Archaeology
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Historical Archaeology
  • Field Research in Archaeology

Student Outcomes

Students who complete this course of study are prepared for careers in archaeology, cultural resource management, historic preservation, and museum work.

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Maureen Dorment

Senior Lecturer;
Department Advising Coordinator;
Scholarly interests: Intellectual History

History and Anthropology

Howard Hall