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Program Details

Dallas Baptist University offers a program for students to obtain their Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Interdisciplinary Studies Degree. This program consists of 126 credits that can be completed online. Admission to Dallas Baptist University can be completed online via their website. Students should be prepared with a 250-word essay on why they want to attend Dallas Baptist University. In addition, students will be asked to answer several questions about their past education.

This degree program focuses primarily on disciplines with the humanities, social sciences and fine arts. Students that are interested in Southern Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Performing Arts Management and Linguistics often choose to enter the Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Interdisciplinary Studies Degree program. Students will complete courses including but not limited to topics covering society and social issues, world civilization, science, humanity, culture, and music.

In order for students to graduate from Dallas Baptist University they must maintain a minimum institutional cumulative, major, and minor GPA of 2.0.

Graduates from the program may go on to enter the workforce with a wide variety of career choices such as advertising manager, reporter, photojournalist, or music teacher. Graduates will earn the required knowledge and skillsets they will need in creative thinking and analytical and essential skills. These skills will help them succeed in their career paths. Graduates will also learn how to effectively communicate to a broad and diverse audience.


Other Requirements
Minimum of 42 upper-level credit hours. (Exception: Inverted Degree Program)
Minimum of 15 credit hours in major in residence at Dallas Baptist University, 12 credit hours of which must be upper-level.
Minimum of 32 credit hours in residence at DBU.
Completion of 30 of the last 36 credit hours in residence at Dallas Baptist University. Students must receive approval of the registrar prior to taking courses at any other college or university.
Minimum of 126 credit hours to graduate.
Satisfactory completion of all requirements on official degree plan.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges