Reinhardt offers a Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies through the School of Arts and Humanities. It is designed for those who want to explore the arts, humanities, and sciences from multiple perspectives. Graduates will be prepared for graduate study in a variety of fields.
Are You Ready To...
• Take broad-subject courses on various subjects
• Develop your analytical and communication skills
• Cultivate strong critical thinking, problem-solving, and creative technology skills for research, writing, design and presentation
• Complete a professional internship or an independent thesis project
It Helps To Be...
• A strong and effective communicator
• Open-minded and thoughtful
• Interested in a variety of subjects
• Attentive to detail
• Respectful of cultural diversity
Depending upon the courses incorporated into the degree, alumni should be prepared to enter the healthcare fields, environmental studies, graduate study or into various other occupations. Work hours and times will vary with the kind of career you plan on entering into.
You will have the option of taking various interesting courses, depending on your specific track of choice. All of the IDS students take a certain set of specially designed IDS courses, however, such as Peace and Diplomacy and Monsters and Demons. You also have the option to do a senior thesis or internship so you can gain practical work experience while still in college.
Association for Interdisciplinary Studies
American Anthropological Association
American Historical Association
American Sociological Association
American Academy of Political and Social Science