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2024-2025 College Catalog 
2024-2025 College Catalog

Archaeology Technology, A.S.

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Archaeology technology encompasses both archaeology and a number of sciences and technologies that are used in:

  • excavation and analysis of materials that are discovered,
  • analysis, curation, and storage of those materials,
  • museum display,
  • reconstruction of past environments, and
  • publication of the results of excavation.

In order to achieve an Associate of Science degree in Archaeology Technology, students must successfully complete core courses with a “C-” or better to meet program requirements. Students planning to transfer to a four-year college should consult with their advisor and the appropriate four-year college catalog.

General Education Requirements

Students should refer to the Graduation Requirements .

Total General Education Requirements: 26-28 Credits

Core and Elective courses taken as part of completion of a degree program may also be used to meet General Education requirements where applicable. Please note that use of these courses to meet General Education requirements may reduce the number of hours required to complete a degree, however that number cannot be reduced below the institutional minimum of 60 credits.

Total Core Courses: 5-12 Credits

Core Electives

Students must take four courses (12 credits) from the following list of core electives, at least one course from each of the three categories.

General Electives

General Electives are to be selected in consultation with advisor 

Total General Electives: 8-17 Credits

Minimum Credits for Degree = 60

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