Cultural/Archaeological Resources Protection Major

This is a program focusing on the application of law enforcement principles and techniques to the protection of cultural resources and the investigation of related crimes.

Includes instruction in cultural resources law, archaeological standards of value, site damage assessment, evidence collection, surveillance techniques, investigative techniques, case management and preparation.

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What can you do with a major/degree in Cultural/Archaeological Resources Protection Major?

With a degree in this major you may find yourself coordinating/managing projects related to cultural and/or archaeological resource security including finding contractors, project oversight, monitoring schedules, and surveillance, and phases of document contracting.


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