Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies
The Interdisciplinary Studies degree program is housed in the College of Humanities and Interdisciplinary Studies, and located in Stewart Hall #117. This degree will enable students to develop competencies across a range of disciplines as selected by the students as they prepare for various career tracks. This program has two options, on-campus and online.
Such rigorous integration of knowledge from two or more disciplines allows for faster degree completion than a traditional major requiring many additional hours in one specific field.
BIS embraces the opportunity for students to design a course of study that meets their personal and academic objectives and furthers their professional growth.There is, for now,one Individualized Concentration option.New options will be provided in Spring 2022.
For the Individualized Concentration option the student must complete:
63 hours of general education requirements
43 general courses
11 hours of program requirements
9 semester credit hours of electives
57 hours of pre-set concentrations
The program consists of a total of 120 credit hours.
Individualized Concentration on campus:
This individualized concentration option proposes a comprised model of two disciplines of upper-level courses tailored to his/her academic interests, professional career or job.
Director of Interdisciplinary Studies Program
Office Phone: 225-771-2901
Stewart Hall 117
Southern University and A &M College
Baton Rouge, LA, 70813
Melinda Roberts Perry
Faculty Liaison and Online Degree Program Coordinator and Advisor for Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies - B.I.S.
Office of eLearning (SU Online)
J.S. Clark Administration Building, 3rd Floor
Southern University and A & M College
Office: 225.771.5727 or 225.302.8209
For more information about our online program visit Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies Online Option.