B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies

University College
General Education Requirements
First Year Experience4
Academic Foundations
English Composition requirement6
Mathematics requirement3
MAT 103 or higher
Interdisciplinary requirement3
Diverse Communities requirement3
Distributive Requirements
Science requirement6
Behavioral & Social Science requirement6
Humanities requirement6
Arts requirement3
Additional Baccalaureate Requirements
Writing Emphasis requirement9
Speaking Emphasis requirement9
Ethics requirement3
Language/Culture Requirements
Demonstrating language proficiency through the intermediate level (202) or demonstrating language proficiency through the elementary II (102) level of a language and further acquiring a cultural foundation.0-15
Major Requirements
IDS 300Interdisciplinary Practice and Theory 13
STEM-H Course3
Select a 3-credit course in BIO, BME, CHE, CSC, CSD, CST, CSW, ENV, ESS, EXS, HEA, MAT, NSG, NTD, PHY, PPD, SCB, SCI, SMD, STA
Behavioral and Social Science Course3
Select a 3-credit course in ANT, CPL, CRJ, ECO, EDA, EDP, GEO, GST, PLN, PMG, PSC, PSY, RUX, SOC, SWO, PAX, WOS, or YES.
Humanities Course3
Select a 3-credit course in AMS, CLS, COM, CRW, ENG, DHM, HIS, JRN, LAN, LIN, LIT, LNC, MDC, PHI, WRT, WRH, or a second language.
Arts Course3
Select a 3-credit course in AMA, ARH, ART, DAN, MHL, MTC, MUS, THA, or FLM (including second language courses on foreign film).
Major Electives30
Select electives at the 300/400-level for a minimum of 30 credits. Electives may include courses that satisfy minor requirements.
Minor/Self-Designed Concentration15
Students must select at least one minor and consult with an advisor to design a concentration focused on areas of interest or future goals.
Electives selected to total 120 credits. May include BA language requirement.
Capstone Requirement
IDS 490Interdisciplinary Studies Capstone 23
Total Minimum Credits Required120