Archaeology Minor

The Archaeology Minor consists of 21 semester hours and requires the completion of the course requirements listed below. Because of the overlap in courses, anthropology majors may not minor in archaeology.

Major, minor, and general education requirements are determined by the University Catalog for the year that a student first enrolls as a degree seeking student. It is possible change catalog years, but students must notify the registrar and will be bound by the new catalog year for all other requirements (graduation, general education, other majors and minors).

Archaeology Minor Requirements

The links below provide direct links to minor requirements as well as course descriptions in the NKU Undergraduate Catalog:

Archaeology Minor Checklists

For more information, please contact our current faculty advisors.

To study archaeology, a subfield of anthropology, is to explore the many avenues throughout time of what it means to be human.

Northern Kentucky University is located in the heart of the Ohio Valley prehistoric mound-builder cultures and often works with the local Central Ohio Valley Archaeological Society (COVAS) and local museums. Students have the opportunity every May to participate in a dig of a prehistoric Native American village in Kentucky.

For more information, please contact our current faculty advisors.