The course of study for the certificate in archaeology provides a basic background in archaeological methods (including the recovery and analysis of archaeological data and training in Public Archaeology) and the prehistory of several areas in both the Old and New Worlds. In particular, the certificate provides training for those students interested in pursuing careers in applied, non-academic archaeology.
A minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA is required for admission. The student must maintain a 2.5 average in the certificate courses to receive the archaeology certificate. The certificate requires a minimum of 18 s.h. as follows: