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Field Archaeology of the Southwest


**Future Enrollment Program*

This program has been submitted to the U.S. Dept. of Education for approval
and does not currently qualify for Title IV, Federal Financial Aid.

No students are currently being admitted into this program.

Dig into the past by studying archaeological field work.

Program/Major/Concentration Codes: CRTSWC/SWC

What can I do with this certificate?

Career options: Seek employment in entry-level archaeology positions

Academic options: Students planning to transfer to a four-year archeology degree program should pursue an Anthropology associate's degree simultaneously with this certificate.

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Program Requirements 2017-2018

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
AIS/ANT/ARC 205 Introduction to Southwestern Prehistory 3
ANT/ARC 101 Human Origins and Prehistory 3-4
   or ANT/ARC 204IN   Human Evolution: Ape Men, Cave Women and Missing Links
ANT 102 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology and Linguistics 3
  or ANT 112   Exploring Non-Western Cultures
ANT/ARC/GIS 181 Global Positioning Systems Basics 1
ANT/ARC 225 Principles of Archaeology 3
ANT/ARC/GEO/GIS 265 Mapping Concepts 1
ANT/ARC 275 Archaeological Excavation I 4
ANT/ARC 276 Archaeological Surveying I 4
Subtotal 22-23