Interdisciplinary Studies

Office of Interdisciplinary Programs
(907) 474-7716

A.A.S., B.A., B.S., B.T., M.A., M.S., Ph.D. Degrees

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 60 credits

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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. Interdisciplinary Studies, both graduate and undergraduate programs, is located in the Graduate School office. Help with the application process, contact information for faculty advisors and assistance for interdisciplinary students is available at (907) 474-7464 or see

Major--A.A.S. Degree

  1. Contact the UAF Office of the Graduate School and Interdisciplinary Programs for materials and procedures.
  2. Contact three faculty to serve as the INDS 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 instructional affairs for final approval.
  7. Minimum credits required 60