Why Major in Archaeology?

Archaeologists possess insatiable curiosity about the basic questions surrounding human existence. What? When? Where? How? Why? Who? To answer these questions researchers must draw on almost every academic field. The challenge of integrating concepts from diverse fields makes archaeology an exciting and rewarding discipline.

About the Program

Proud to be one of the few institutions in the country that offers a separate major in Archaeology, the Interdisciplinary Program in Archaeology at Washington University emphasizes an interdepartmental and interdisciplinary approach that can be tailored to the students needs. read more ยป