Archaeology Career Information

 

The Path to Becoming an Archaeologist
This SAA brochure explores the education needed to become an archaeologist and some employment settings for archaeologists. Download it here or request print copies from the SAA office.

Experience Archaeology

This SAA brochure explains ways the public can become involved in archaeology. Download it here or request print copies from the SAA office.

Frequently Asked Questions About Careers in Archaeology

This page includes answers to questions posed by both adults and young people.

Is the Past Your Future?
This pamphlet is directed at middle school students and is designed to acquaint them with archaeology and the subdiscipline of historical archaeology (specifically, Careers in Historical Archaeology, Becoming an Archaeologist, the Kinds of Job's Archaeologists do, and the Rewards of Being an Archaeologist). Copies of the brochure may be downloaded here or may be obtained by contacting the Society for Historical Archaeology 15245 Shady Grove Road, Ste. 130, Rockville, MD 20850, Phone: 301-990-2454.