Interdisciplinary Studies

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Academic Advising Center

A.A.S. Degree

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 60 credits

The interdisciplinary program provides flexibility to undergraduate and graduate students who have well-defined goals that do not fit into one of the established majors offered by the university. Two tracks are available for students: programs with well-defined interdisciplinary goals that do not fit into established majors, and a general studies degree completion option. Students interested in pursuing either of these undergraduate interdisciplinary degree options can contact the Academic Advising Center for help in finding faculty advisors and developing their curriculum proposal at 907-474-6396 or

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 60 credits

  1. Contact the UAF Office of the Graduate School and Interdisciplinary Programs for materials and procedures.
  2. Contact three faculty members to serve as the interdisciplinary studies committee.
  3. Prepare rationale/justification letter.
  4. Conduct committee meeting to finalize degree proposal, title of degree and assessment plan.
  5. Submit proposal to appropriate dean for approval.
  6. Submit to the vice provost for final approval.