Jeremy Van Kley, M.Div., Program Director
The Multi-Disciplinary Studies program provides an online degree path for students who cannot fulfill their educational goals through a single degree program. This online degree program provides a convenient option for students to self-design an individual degree program to fit individual needs. This program is intended to prepare students to be able to connect multiple disciplines to personal life philosophy and vocational goals. This program can prepare students for a variety of potential career paths or post-baccalaureate opportunities.
Students can earn a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Applied Science in Multi-Disciplinary Studies degree by completing course work in up to 3 concentration areas. Possible concentrations include:
- Corporate Communication
- Intercultural Studies
- Criminal Justice
Students transferring in credits may also qualify to create their own unique concentration of at least 15 credit hours, based on the coursework being transferred in. These unique concentrations are subject to transcript review and program director approval.
Students must complete 120 total hours of online coursework, with 45 unique credit hours in at least 2 concentrations. A minimum of 15 unique credit hours must be earned in each concentration. Students may also choose to pursue 3 different concentration areas with a minimum of 15 credit hours earned in each concentration. All students pursuing a Multi-Disciplinary Studies degree will be required to complete the following courses: