Interdisciplinary Studies is a great way to build your own concentration and tailor your coursework toward a rewarding career of your choosing. In order to enroll in the program please follow the steps below:
Attend an Introduction Meeting
We offer students interested in the Interdisciplinary Studies major an opportunity to learn more about the program and requirements. Click here to see information about upcoming introduction meetings, their times, and locations, or you can contact idsinfo@SouthernCT.edu to set up an introduction meeting appointment.
Meet with an Interdisciplinary Studies Academic Advisor
After attending an Introduction Meeting, set up an appointment with an Interdisciplinary Studies advisor who can work with you to develop a unique IDS program that will help you met your academic, personal and career goals. Advisors are assigned alphabetically by the last name. Your advisor and corresponding contact information can be found here: Who's My Advisor?
Complete an IDS Official Application
Complete the application to join the Interdisciplinary Studies major: IDS Application (Note: Your application cannot be approved until you have completed the Introduction Meeting and met with your IDS Advisor.)
Complete a Selection of Degree form
Complete the Selection of Degree form: Online Selection of Degree Form (Note: Your Selection of Degree cannot be approved until you have attended the introduction meeting and met with your IDS Advisor.)
Be advised that students should declare their intent to pursue a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies degree program as Freshmen or Sophomores. Students who enter the B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies degree program with more than 60 credits (75 credits for transfer students) are advised that more than 120 credits may be required to complete the degree.
Interdisciplinary Studies Office
Engleman Hall B 116
Phone: (203) 392-8113