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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Geoarcheology Undergraduate Certificate

Page address: http://sbs.mnsu.edu/anthropology/undergraduate/geoarch_certificate.html

This certificate cross-trains students in archeology, geography, and geology to emphasize the necessity of understanding physical processes in places and regions as important vectors in shaping human habitation and resource use over time. The certificate prepares students to be highly competitive in either further education or the job market.

Required for Certificate

Archeology Foundation

  • ANTH 210 - Introduction to Archaeology (4)

Certificate Restricted Electives

Earth Science Foundation (Choose 3-4 Credits)

  • GEOG 101 - Introductory Physical Geography (3)
  • GEOL 122 - Earth History (4)

Archeaology Electives (Choose 3 Credits)

  • ANTH 410 - Archaeology of Minnesota (3)
  • ANTH 411 - Archaeology of Native North America (3)
  • ANTH 412 - Archaeology of Latin America (3)
  • ANTH 416 - Archeological Methods (3)

Earth Science Electives (Choose 6-8 Credits)

  • GEOG 315 - Geomorphology(3)
  • GEOG 411 - Soils Geomorphology (3)
  • GEOG 415 - Earth Surface Processes (4)
  • GEOG 416 - Fluvial Geomorphology and Hydrology (4)
  • GEOL 201 - Elements of Mineralogy (4)
  • GEOL 320W - Sedimentology and Stratigraphy (4)

Gainful Employment Program

The Geoarcheology Undergraduate Certificate is part of MNSU's Gainful Employment initiative, as regulated by the U.S. Department of Education. This program entitles you to have additional information provided to you about this certificate program. For more information follow these links: