Northwest College

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Program of Study

Archaeological Technician

You can pick up an Archaeological Technician Certificate whether or not you're enrolled in archaeology studies. Just complete six credits in one of NWC's field schools (three 2-credit sessions or two 3-credit sessions). Most field schools are conducted in Wyoming during the summer months.

Potential Careers
  • Archaeology field hand (also known as dig bum or shovel bum)
  • Aspiring archaeologists can benefit from earning an Archaeology Technician Certificate.
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