Cultural Resources Management (M.S.)


The Profession

About 95 percent of the archaeology done every day in the United States results from Cultural Resources Management

The American Cultural Resources Association reports that: 

  • There were more than 180,000 federal undertakings that complied with the National Historic Preservation Act in 2011
  • Private sector CRM firms generated more than $1 billion in revenue in 2012
  • Archaeologists and anthropologists made up 53 percent of 10,000+ private sector CRM professionals in 2013