On-Campus BIS Curriculum
Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies (124 hours)
|Area A1 & A2||Essential Skills||9|
|Area B||Global Perspectives||7|
|Area C||Humanities and Fine Arts||6|
|Area D1 & D2||Science, Mathematics, and Technology||11|
|Area E||Social Sciences||9|
|Area F||Courses Appropriate to the Major||18|
|Additional Georgia Southern Requirements||4|
|Upper Division [Major] Requirements||51-54|
|Total Credit Hours||124|
The CORE consists of Area A1 through area E plus 4 Additional Georgia Southern credit hours.
- Area F classes are lower than 3000 level and are related to the CORE:
For example: ENGL, SOCI, HIST or FORL 1000-2000 level.
- Area F classes can be related to the Major as well like:
A SOCI or PBAD 1000-2000 level for those with a Sociology or Public Administration concentration or minor.
Consult with your Academic Advisors for more details.
For the major, students may choose one of the following options:
- Three Concentrations of 18 hours each from the approved list below
- Two Concentrations of 18 hours each from the approved list below and one 15-hour minor from the approved list below
Of the total number of hours for the major, 42 must be at the upper-division level. The remaining hours to meet the required 124 total hours will be electives approved by advisor.
For the list of approved concentrations and minors for the BIS degree:
Approved Minors for BIS [scroll down to the bottom of the page]
Last updated: 1/11/2021