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Interdisciplinary Studies, B.A., B.S., B.P.S.

Chart your own future by customizing a degree program that maximizes your past educational experience and allows you to gain specialization in up to three different areas.

What You’ll Learn

Explore your unique interests in the Interdisciplinary Studies, B.A., B.S., B.P.S. by designing a multifaceted program tailored to one or several career fields. 

Chart your own path, selecting up to three professional or liberal arts concentrations in areas ranging from architecture and digital design to the sciences, business and marketing, math and physics, English and the humanities, health sciences, information technology, and many more.

See our full list of concentration options

For ultimate flexibility, you attend classes at our New York City or Long Island campuses or take some courses online—whenever or wherever you like. Plus, whether you're transferring to New York Tech from another institution, or just looking to change your major, our advisors will work with you to choose courses that best suit your academic and career goals and to ensure you find the quickest and most rewarding path to graduation.

Interested in becoming a teacher? Our Accelerated (4+1) program offers you the opportunity to get your teaching certificate at an accelerated rate. Earn your Interdisciplinary degree with certain concentrations (English, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Math, Social Sciences) and your Adolescent Education, M.A.T. in just five years.

Career Options

  • College Recruiter
  • Educator
  • Grant Writer
  • Legislative Assistant
  • Journalist
  • Lobbyist
  • Nonprofit Administrator
  • Political Scientist
  • Public Affairs Executive

"This program has so much to offer. With my degree in interdisciplinary studies, I am able to do my master’s in engineering, computer science, or go to medical school."

Mohammad Tariq Jamal (B.S. ’18)

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Outstanding outcomes.

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How You’ll Succeed

By the time of graduation, you'll be able to:

  • Explain your program of study and academic experiences to a prospective employer or to representatives in various fields of study.
  • Analyze a problem from an interdisciplinary perspective using your chosen concentrations.
  • Demonstrate skills in information literacy and the ability to research, evaluate, and synthesize traditional print and digital sources.
  • Apply ethical, ecological, technological, or other perspectives to solve problems in your chosen concentrations.
  • Explain significant theories and approaches that define the field of interdisciplinarity.

Upon graduation, you’ll have a personalized degree in the areas where you are most passionate—a decision that makes you stand out to employers as innovative, driven, and motivated to achieve.

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New York Tech is a Top Performer for Social Mobility among regional universities in the North.

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