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Interdisciplinary Professional Studies Careers

Beyond Boise State

Career opportunities for every student.

Individuals make an average of 33% more than those without a bachelor’s degree, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Maximize your earning potential and pursue a meaningful career with a Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Professional Studies. Gain hands-on experience, develop your technical skills and network with other learners in your field.

Are you ready to get started? Contact a student success coach to learn more about the interdisciplinary professional studies program at Boise State University.

What Can I Do With an Interdisciplinary Professional Studies Degree?

Start a new career

Graduates of this program are prepared to pursue a meaningful career in their desired field. Students who pursue the online emphasis areas in design and media, cybersecurity or community and social impact are well-equipped for careers in those fields.

Move up in your career

The interdisciplinary professional studies program prepares you for management and leadership roles. Graduates have been promoted from entry-level roles in their current organization or translated the skills and experience they gained in the program to a higher-level position within their industry.

Go on to graduate school

A completed Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Professional Studies prepares you for graduate programs that align with your interests and previous coursework.

As an Interdisciplinary Professional Studies Graduate, You Will:

Creatively combine your ideas and experiences with new, interdisciplinary learning opportunities to:

  1. Better understand context and discover new connections;
  2. Create mindful, collaborative, and productive relationships; and
  3. Become reflective and adaptive learners.
Jessi Boyer, interdisciplinary professional studies graduate

Apply Your Skills Immediately

“I’ve been able to take my certificate and the skills that I gained to start a career in UX immediately. After I graduate, I’ll build on that career, but it’s given me the ability to start right away.” – Jessi Boyer, interdisciplinary professional studies graduate

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