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Bachelor Online Blended

Interdisciplinary Studies

South Dakota State University

48 months
351 USD/credit 10530 USD/year
351 USD/credit 10530 USD/year
351 USD/credit 10530 USD/year
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In this Interdisciplinary Studies program at South Dakota State University, you can combine elements of traditional academic programs in business, the arts, humanities, and sciences, in order to fulfill unique career and educational aspirations.  

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You will work closely with a faculty advisor in order to design a rigorous course of study that achieves your own personal and professional objectives. 

Current or non-traditional students may also be able to integrate prior coursework into their plans of study. 

Graduates may pursue widely-ranging careers in management, non-profit work, entrepreneurial roles, or a variety of additional options, including graduate school.

This Interdisciplinary Studies  program at South Dakota State University  will be a good fit if you:

  • Have unique career goals
  • Want to transcend the traditional approaches and parameters of existing disciplines
  • Seek a broad-based, yet specialized, education
  • Are goal-oriented and creative
  • Are independent-minded and self-motivated

Career Opportunities

  • Entrepreneur/Manager
  • Small Business Owner
  • Executive/Administrator
  • Professional Writer
  • Graduate Student

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Modern Foreign Language
  • Natural Sciences
  • Transition to Careers  
  •  Interdisciplinary Inquiry and Integration 
  •  Interdisciplinary Studies Capstone 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

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120 alternative credits


Blended, Online

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General requirements

  • Completed online application Note: New and transferring international (F-1 visa) undergraduate students should be at least 17 years of age by the time they begin their studies at SDSU.
  • Grade Point Average (GPA)

New undergraduate students should have the equivalent of a 2.6 GPA on a 4.0 scale in the US

Transfer students who have completed 30 or more credits at another US college or university should have a 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.   

  • Academic Records
  • English Language Proficiency
  • All new undergraduate students (not transfer students) are required to provide proof of their English language proficiency. Scores must be submitted within two years of taking the test. Students from certain countries and based on their educational background may not have to submit scores.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 351 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    10530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 351 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 351 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Brookings

1085 - 1888 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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