Calvin's archaeology program will teach you to recover and analyze the material remains of past cultures--artifacts, inscriptions, buildings, and ornaments--in the context of their ancient landscapes.
Discover the richness of human history by digging into the past.
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Choose an archaeology-based interim class; assist a professor with archaeological research;gain experience in a museum internship; travel to the ruins at Umm el-Jimal, Jordan to do field work in archaeology.
(Minimum 18 semester hours; 6 courses)
The minor in archaeology may be taken in conjunction with any major. It is designed to serve both those students who wish to study archaeology out of extra-vocational interest and those who wish qualification for graduate programs in archaeology. Students interested should seek faculty advice as specified below (18 semester hours).
Dollar amounts reflect awards given for the 2012-13 academic year.
Interested in teaching? You can gain certification in Archaeology as a:
Calvin's teacher education program also contains education-specific course requirements that you must complete prior to certification. See course requirements for: