Students seeking an Associate of Arts (AA) in Liberal Education with an emphasis must successfully complete the AA requirements and the specific emphasis requirements. Emphasis requirements may also be used to satisfy the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC) goal requirements.
Archaeology explores the vanished cultures of the past through recovery and scientific analysis of physical evidence left at ancient sites. Our courses foster a bio-cultural understanding of societies; from materially simple to complex cultures and from the distant past to historic times. The Associate of Arts degree with Emphasis in Archaeology provides a solid foundation for an undergraduate major or for study in related disciplines, as well as tools and hands-on skills for participating in field research and cultural resource management.
Required Courses: (13-15 cr)
Complete at least one of the following: (4 cr)