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Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies

The BMS provides those who want to further their education and career possibilities by broadening their expertise beyond a single area of concentration. Students select the coursework that appeals to them in a variety of disciplines and combine them, creating their own specialized degree. Students completing the BMS program will be able to apply the knowledge and skills to: expand their career and employment opportunities as a result of a multidisciplinary education; and continue their studies in a graduate degree or post-baccalaureate professional program being fully prepared with the analytical skills necessary to success within demanding and highly-competitive fields.

  • General education core – 48 hours Students seeking the Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies must fulfill the General Education Core requirements. For additional information please contact the Academic Advising Center.
  • Degree requirements – 36 hours Take two 18-Hour Specializations from Liberal Arts, Sciences, Business, Education, Health Science, or Applied Technologies. Courses in a specialization must be from the same discipline
    1. Specialization I – 18 hours (12 hours must be advanced 3000, 4000 level)
    2. Specialization II – 18 hours (12 hours must be advanced 3000, 4000 level)
  • Electives – 36 hours (12 hours must be advanced 3000, 4000 level)

Total credit hours for graduation – 120
Total advanced hours (minimum) – 36

Disciplines available online

  • Liberal Arts
  • Sciences
  • Business
  • Educational
  • Health Sciences
  • Applied Technology

Degree Plan  

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