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Interdisciplinary Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Kirkland, WA, United States
The Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies at Northwest University is an individually designed major containing primary and secondary study areas of your choice.
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Overview

Under the guidance of an academic advisor, you design a degree specific to your own needs and goals. The broader scope of this undergraduate degree may provide a quicker path to graduation if you have previous college credits that don’t apply to other degree programs. It can also act as a stepping stone to a master’s program. An accredited degree with better transfer options and greater flexibility—it’s a combination that is hard to beat.

Why Choose Northwest University for Your Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies?

If you’ve always wanted to earn your degree but haven’t had the time, our program was designed for you. You can earn your degree while maintaining your current full-time life. It’s worked for others. It can work for you.

  • Designed for busy working adults: Attend class just one night each week.
  • Highest institutional accreditation possible, the same as UW and Stanford.
  • Transfer up to 90 credits and speed your way to graduation.
  • Take one class at a time, master it, and then move on to the next class.
  • Earn credits for life experiences such as military training, real estate licensure, etc.
  • Attend a Christian university that honors your faith tradition.
  • Distinguished faculty with academic expertise, experience, and real-world insight.
  • Convenient Kirkland location: If you live or work on the Eastside, there is no 520 bridge to cross.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Old Testament History and Literature 
  • New Testament History and Literature 
  • Fundamentals of Speech Communication
  • Faith in Society

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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.

General Requirements

  • Be a high school graduate or be eligible for graduation prior to attending Northwest University.
  • Complete the Application form and pay a $30 USD non-refundable application fee.
  • Submit High School transcripts.
  • Submit transcripts from any previous College or University work in English. If a student wishes to transfer credit from a previous College to Northwest University the student must request a course-by-course evaluation by an NU-approved evaluator.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    33500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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