Jun 02, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Interdisciplinary Studies (B.S.)

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Core Curriculum (Areas A-E) - 42 hours

Refer to Core Curriculum (Areas A-E)  

Area A1: No exceptions

Area A2: No exceptions

Area B: No exceptions

Area C: No exceptions

Area D: No exceptions

Area E: No exceptions

Area F: General Studies - 18 hours

  •  Students must complete 18 hours of 1000-2000 level coursework in support of their chosen concentrations.

Major Requirements - 60 hours

Concentrations - 45 hours

Students must complete 45 credit hours of 3000-4000 level courses, and they may choose either Track A (two concentrations of 24 and 21 credits each) or Track B (three concentrations of 15 credits each). The concentrations are as follows:

  1. Fine and Performing Arts: Art, Film/Media Studies, Music, and Theater
  2. Natural Sciences: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Geography, Geology, Physics, Environmental Science (ENVE & ENVS)
  3. Social Sciences: Anthropology, Criminal Justice, History, Political Science, Psychology,  Sociology, Gerontology, Appalachian Studies and Environmental Science (ENST)
  4. Business: Accounting, Business, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Management, and Marketing
  5. Military Science & Leadership: Military Science and pre-approved Leadership courses
  6. Humanities: Communication, English, Journalism, Modern Languages, and Philosophy
  7. Mathematics/Technology: Mathematics, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Cyber Security, and Geographic Information Systems
  8. Health & Human Services: Health, Human Services Delivery & Administration, Kinesiology, Nursing, Teacher Education, Sports Medicine, and Athletic Training

Electives - 12 hours

  • Twelve (12) hours to be determined by the student

Additional Requirements

  • Earn a minimum GPA of 2.0 in each concentration area
  • Earn a minimum grade of C in IDST 4000

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