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Interdisciplinary Studies, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Greeley, CO, United States
Chart your own academic journey, exploring subject areas ranging from the arts to the sciences, and everything in between. The Interdisciplinary Studies bachelor’s degree at University of Northern Colorado is an opportunity to tailor a program to your personal interests and career goals.
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Overview

You can even choose a course of study that focuses on a theme, topic or problem. At the same time, gain valuable hands-on experience through many different internship and research opportunities. Then, apply what you’ve learned in the form of a major research project before graduation. Our faculty advisors will work closely with you to help construct a program that best meets your needs.

The Bachelor of Arts degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from University of Northern Colorado allows you to design your major, working with two faculty advisors who assist in constructing a program of coursework. Graduates will benefit by pursuing a major that develops awareness of the interrelatedness and wholeness of knowledge. This program enables students to integrate knowledge focusing on both contemporary and lasting human issues and problems. Students will develop both theoretical and practical approaches to topics. This major will provide the groundwork for students who aspire to useful careers in such important fields as urban affairs, business relations, environmental protection, human development and international relations.

Your Future in Interdisciplinary Studies

Depending on the major you design, you’ll take classes in arts, languages, humanities and sciences. Regardless of your course of study, you’ll work closely with top faculty who are both accomplished researchers and dedicated teachers, mentors and advisors who are here to help you succeed.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Art Therapy
  • Music Technology and Business
  • European Studies
  • Film and American Culture
  • Naturopathic Medicine
  • Evolutionary Psychology
  • Cultural Exchange in Music and the Arts
  • Ecological Theory
  • Women’s and Ethnic Studies

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    72

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • The $60 non-refundable application fee can be paid using a VISA, MasterCard or Discover card.
  • Official high school transcripts and graduation certificates
  • Undergraduate applicants are expected to meet a 2.5 GPA equivalent
  • Please provide a clear, high resolution photocopy of the bio-page (photo-page) of your passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18996 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9498 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    18996 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9498 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    9552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4776 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Greeley

  • 950 - 1350 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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