Interdisciplinary Studies Online Bachelor’s Degree



The Online Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor of Arts program at NAU Canada Online provides you with a flexible program that allows you to transform your diverse experiences into a marketable degree. You can transfer prior training, education, and on-the-job experience into a personalized program and earn a degree that will position you to attain your professional goals.

Online Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor’s Degree Program Overview

The online Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor of Arts degree will help you build a successful foundation that prepares you to begin or advance your career in a variety of specialization areas.

Graduates of the program will be able to:

  • Adjust to multiple and diverse audiences in written and verbal communication, with specific focus on professional research and writing.
  • Critically appraise evidence, issues and problems to formulate effective solutions.
  • Use technology and research skills for personal and professional development.
  • Synthesize knowledge from a variety of disciplines to create effective solutions in the workplace.
  • Demonstrate effective teamwork in diverse groups and situations.

Online Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor’s Degree Classes and Curriculum

The Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor Degree program consists of three class requirements: major core, open electives, and general education core. These classes total 180 credits.

All academic courses are 100% online and subject to minimum class size requirements.

General Education

66 credits

Open Electives

72 credits

Specialty Courses

36 credits

Culminating Capstone

6 credits

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.

Online Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies Specializations

  • Aviation Management
  • Communications
  • Business
  • Management
  • Foreign Language
  • Information Technology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Strategic Security

Online Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor’s Degree Tuition and Fees

Learn more about our undergraduate tuition schedule.

Online Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor’s Degree Career Outcomes

Employers say they are looking for graduates who can communicate effectively, solve problems, and work as part of a team, and the Interdisciplinary Studies Degree builds your skills in these areas. The online Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor’s Degree program helps you develop the in-demand employment skills you need to start or advance your career in a variety of roles and industries including:

  • Aviation
  • Business
  • Management
  • Communications
  • Information Technology
  • Construction
  • Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resources
  • Customer Service

Who Is a Good Candidate for the Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor’s Degree?

  • Students who want to leverage prior education, training, and experience to seek a promotion or transition to a civilian career. Or, those with multiple interests seeking to broaden their knowledge base in a variety of general education topics
  • Professionals with prior education or experience who seek to earn a degree in order to advance or change careers
  • Adults who wish to enhance their professional skill sets

Course Listing (180 Credits)


EN1150     Composition I

EN1300     Composition II

EN2100     Speech OR
EN2150     Interpersonal Professional Communication


SC Science Elective


MA1500     Intermediate Algebra OR
MA2050     College Algebra

Humanities/Behavioral/Social Science

Humanities/Behavioral/Social Science Elective

General Education

CS1201     Juggling College, Life, and Career: Set Up for Success!  OR
CS1203     Bridge to Success:  Creating Your Future at NAU!

CS1301      Do the Numbers! Achieving College and Career Success

CS2086     Career Path Planning

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.