The Interdisciplinary Studies program allows students to combine interests from three distinct academic areas while developing communication, critical-thinking, research, and analytical skills. Each core must contain 18 credits independent of the others. Core groups for the Bachelor in Interdisciplinary Studies include:

  • Accounting
  • Biblical/Theological Studies
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Christian Leadership and
  • Apologetics
  • Communication Arts
  • Criminal Justice
  • English
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Exercise Science
  • Financial Economics
  • General Science
  • Global studies
  • History/Political Science
  • Interaction Design
  • Human Resource
  • Management
  • Management and
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Media Design and
  • Strategy
  • Music
  • Music Business
  • Pastoral Ministry
  • Psychology
  • Social Studies/History
  • Social Studies/Pre-Legal
  • Sports Management
  • Sports/Recreation
  • Leadership
  • Sports Marketing
  • Visual Communication
  • Worship Arts
  • Youth Ministry

Interdisciplinary Studies Program Objectives

Graduates of the Interdisciplinary Studies program should possess the following knowledge and skills:

  1. Cultivate communication skills
  2. Develop critical thinking skills
  3. Develop an understanding of a Christian worldview
  4. Demonstrate competence in three distinct academic areas
  5. Understand and avoid plagiarism, citing sources in proper format
  6. Differentiate and organize ideas, concepts, and theories