Interdisciplinary Studies

Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies

The B.A. and  B.S. degree in interdisciplinary studies are the only majors that allow students to structure their own program of study by selecting thematically related courses from two departments across the curriculum.

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A bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degree in interdisciplinary studies provides training in critical thought and writing. Because it demands independence and creativity, students with this major are attractive to employers in business, non-profit organizations, and many other careers where flexibility and problem-solving are required. Students preparing for professional or graduate school should work carefully with their academic advisor to ensure that all admissions requirements are met. ID S majors often stand out in admissions competitions as individuals with unusual and interesting backgrounds.