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Multidisciplinary Studies Careers

What can I do with a Multidisciplinary Studies degree?

Move up in your career

Boise State’s fully online Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies 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.

Change careers

Use the skills you gain in the program to move out of your current industry into a new area. The program’s curriculum provides you with transferrable skills that translate into a variety of fields.

Go on to graduate school

A completed Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies prepares you for graduate programs with application requirements that are not degree-specific.

As an MDS Graduate, You Will:

  • Define problems and opportunities, gather and evaluate evidence and determine the adequacy of a given argument in order to continually make connections from your academic discipline(s) to real-world situations.
  • Apply knowledge and understanding of cultural differences from your academic discipline(s) to matters that encompass local to international importance that demonstrate a well-rounded view of the world.
  • Utilize 21st Century Skills and knowledge to communicate effectively in multiple contexts for a variety of audiences.
  • Think creatively about complex problems in order to produce, evaluate and implement innovative solutions as a member of a team.
  • Analyze ethical issues in personal, professional and civic life and produce reasoned evaluations of competing moral and ethical viewpoints.
“I work full-time and am unable to get away during the day to take classes on campus. Online courses allow me to attend school from anywhere." – Online MDS Student

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