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Interdisciplinary Studies

BA degrees offered in Traditional and Online formats

The interdisciplinary studies major at Lindenwood University is designed to give you the necessary tools of critical thinking, perspective, and adaptability to prepare you for rapid changes in American and world cultures.

The interdisciplinary studies major at Lindenwood University is designed to build your critical thinking skills, perspective, and adaptability to prepare you for rapid changes in American and world cultures. The interdisciplinary studies program allows you to study a broad range of courses in the liberal arts and humanities, as well as in your specific areas of interest. The purpose of the program is to provide you with a thorough and interdisciplinary grounding in the liberal arts tradition, thereby preparing you to make a valuable and diversified contribution to society regardless of your career path. The interdisciplinary studies program at Lindenwood University provides you with a range of skills that are needed in today's corporate and non-profit worlds, as well as in the federal, state, and local government sector. Interdisciplinary studies focuses on critical thinking and communication abilities and develops graduates who are curious, adaptable, and excellent at solving problems.

The department offers the following major degree program, which can be completed either in traditional, in-person format or online:

Our Faculty

The faculty at Lindenwood University is comprised of easily accessible scholars and teachers with earned doctorates who act as instructors, mentors, and academic advisors. Small class sizes ensure that you will receive individualized attention in your studies at Lindenwood. If you are interested in learning more about the Interdisciplinary Studies major, please contact Dr. W. Travis McMaken at wtmcmaken@lindenwood.edu.

Jobs in Interdisciplinary Studies

What can you do with a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies? Fortunately, this is a degree program adaptable to quite a few careers. After graduation, these majors are prepared with critical thinking skills that are useful in many areas of the public and private sector. Read more about careers in Interdisciplinary Studies here.

Lindenwood University
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301