Interdisciplinary Studies student
College of Education & Liberal Arts

Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies*

The Interdisciplinary Studies Degree Flexes to Fit Your Interests and Schedule

Complete your bachelor’s degree through this flexible and affordable Interdisciplinary Studies degree program, so you can earn a promotion, start a new career, or explore graduate-level studies.

*Formerly BS in Liberal Studies

Build a New Future with the Credits You've Earned

Designed for students who hold a minimum of 30 academic credits from another institution, this multidisciplinary degree can be completed 100% online, so you can learn when and where you prefer. Have an associate degree already? Transfer up to 90 credits to save time and tuition dollars.

Content-Rich, Customizable Interdisciplinary Studies Curriculum

The Interdisciplinary Studies degree rewards the broad skill sets students bring to WilmU with them through transfer credits. In addition, the program provides foundations in English, sociology, psychology, financial literacy, public speaking, mathematics, politics, and more. Use elective credits to earn certificates and minors that align with your professional goals and your desired professional skill sets.

Learn From Engaged Leaders

Gain the skills that NACE* defines for career readiness: reasoning and analysis, effective writing and speech, collaboration, technology fluency, leadership, professionalism, awareness of professional best practices, and the ability to navigate diverse cultures.

Learn the value of being the pragmatic generalist in the room from seasoned faculty with broad experience. A hands-on cooperative learning experience puts theory into practice and builds your professional network.


Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE™ Program

You can use elective courses in this bachelor's degree program to complete a related Dual-Credit Certificate® while you earn your degree or accelerate into your next degree by incorporating master’s level coursework — at no extra tuition cost. Learn more about WilmU's Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE™.

You might consider accelerating into the MS in Digital Communication or the MS in Management degree program by using electives in this bachelor's program to complete master's-level coursework. Contact an academic advisor to plan your accelerated pathway.

Find more information about these accelerated pathways:
BS in Interdisciplinary Studies to MS in Digital Communication
BS in Interdisciplinary Studies to MS in Management


*National Association of Colleges and Employers. To learn more about career readiness, please visit:

Finish your Interdisciplinary Studies degree faster by transferring credits.
40 courses 120 total credits

$1,257 per course

Cost of a typical 3-credit course.
Wilmington University tuition is based on cost-per-credit. 
You only pay for the courses you need to complete your Interdisciplinary Studies degree.

Career and Industry Outlook for BS in Interdisciplinary Studies Graduates

A Interdisciplinary Studies degree opens the door career advancement and growth in a variety of fields. Learn more about Career Resources.



WilmU helped me achieve my career goal by letting me pick classes in different fields that would be important to my journey of becoming an entrepreneur. Gaining confidence in these areas allowed me to grow my business. — Nic DeCaire, BS in Liberal Studies
B.S. in Liberal Studies student from Wilmington University

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