Geoarchaeology, M.A. | Boston University | Boston, United States
24 months
61050 USD/year
61050 USD/year
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The Geoarchaeology program at Boston University aims to provide a broad background in both the geosciences and archaeology. 


Key facts

The Geoarchaeology program at Boston University provides flexibility to students coming from a variety of different backgrounds—such as geology or other natural sciences, anthropology, or archaeology—but who are equally interested in learning how to associate geological techniques and methods with archaeological and geological data.

Guidelines for Intra-Departmental Transfers into the MA Geoarchaeology Program

Graduate students in the Archaeology Department who wish to switch from their current program into the Geoarchaeology MA program must obtain the approval of the Graduate Studies Committee.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • African Diaspora Arts in the Americas
  • Colloquium in Latin American Art
  • Science, Technology, Media: Race and Contemporary Criticism
  • Colloquium in Renaissance Art
  • Seminar: Ethnic, Race, and Minority Relations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements


  • Transcripts
  • Three recommendations
  • Personal statement/statement of purpose
  • Scholarly writing sample


  • Certified English translations of all transcripts and academic records

Tuition Fee

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    61050 USD/year
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Living costs for Boston

1560 - 3239 USD /month
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