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ANTHROPOLOGY: ARCHAEOLOGICAL SCIENCE EMPHASIS

This emphasis is designed to prepare anthropology majors for careers in the growing fields
of private-sector archaeological and environmental consulting. It is explicitly designed
to train students in the science of archaeology, including basic surveying technologies
involving geographic information science (GIS), and theoretical/statistical modeling.

 

CAREER OPTIONS FOR ARCHAEOLOGISTS

 A degree in Anthropology with an Archaeological Science Emphasis can lead to careers in many fields including:

Archaeology

  • Cultural Resource Management
  • Research
  • Excavation & Fieldwork
  • Heritage & Conservation
  • Forest Service

Museums and Archives

  • Curation
  • Conservation & Restoration
  • Research & Education
  • Archive Management
  • Public Outreach

Nonprofit

  • Administration
  • Tribal Advocacy
  • Public Lands Advocacy
  • Fundraising & Grant Writing
  • Program Management

Government

  • Public Lands Administration
  • Environmental Survey
  • Land Management
  • Ecotourism
  • National Park Service
Last Updated: 8/5/20