Archaeology Concentration CurriculumArchaeology Concentration Curriculum

Anthropology: Archaeology Concentration Curriculum

You'll need a minimum of 120 credits to graduate with your Bachelor of Arts in anthropology. Of these, 40% of your required coursework must be at the upper division (300-400) level, normally 48 credits or 16 courses. Additionally, you must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0. Learn more about the courses you will be taking.

The recommended eight-semester schedule of courses for the archaeology concentration is below.

First Semester – 16 credits
Course
Credits
UNI 100 First-Year Seminar1 cr.
ENG 101 English Composition I3 crs.
ANT 100 Introduction to Anthropology3 crs.
General Education OR Minor Courses6 crs.
Free Elective3 crs.

Second Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
ANT 290 Archaeology3 crs.
General Education OR Minor Courses6 crs.
Free Electives6 crs.

Third Semester – 15 credits
Course
Credits 
ANT 355 Prehistoric American Indians3 crs.
MAT 215 Statistics or PSY 220 Descriptive Statistics3 crs.
General Education OR Minor Courses
6 crs.
 Free Elective3 crs. 

Fourth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
ANT 341 Research Lab in Archaeology3 crs.
ANT 360 Historic Sites Archaeology3 crs.
General Education OR Minor Course
3 crs.
 Free Electives6 crs.

Fifth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
ANT 400 Fundamentals of Archaeological Theory3 crs.
ANT 421 Anthropological Thought 3 crs.
General Education OR Minor Course
6 crs.
 Free Elective3 crs.

Sixth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
ANT 445 Advanced Methods in Archaeology3 crs.
Related Elective3 crs.
General Education OR Minor Course3 crs.
 Free Electives6 crs. 

Seventh Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits 
ANT 498 Seminar in Archaeology3 crs.
General Education OR Minor Course
3 crs.
 Free Electives9 crs. 

Eighth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
ANT 499 Senior Seminar in Anthropology3 crs.
General Education OR Minor Courser                    3 crs. 
 Free Electives9 crs.