This page outlines requirements for the degree in Interdisciplinary Science (BA, Interdisciplinary Science). Students can also study this subject as a
minor or as part of a
self-designed major (BA or BS, Liberal Arts).
The major in Interdisciplinary Science requires the completion of a minimum of 13 courses. Only specific courses satisfy the major
requirements, including electives. Courses must be chosen carefully, in consultation with an Interdisciplinary Science faculty member. Because the program emphasizes connection across many scales (molecular, cellular, population, and ecosystem), students seeking either the major or minor are required to complete Foundation courses that address both microscopic and macroscopic scales. Declare your major and track your progress using the requirement worksheet (PDF) for the year in which you declare:
For worksheets earlier than 2011, please see your academic advisor.
Interdisciplinary Science Advising and Resources for information about:
The major in Interdisciplinary Science requires the following courses. Track your progress using the requirements worksheet (see above), and
visit the IS Advising and Resources page for information about
identifying and selecting courses that meet the requirements. Students
must receive grades of C or better in all courses taken to
fulfill major requirements.
Total credits: 52
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Program ContactKatayoun ChamanyAssociate Professor, BiologyChair, Natural Sciences and Mathematicschamanyk@newschool.edu
Admission ContactOffice of AdmissionEugene Lang College of Liberal Arts
79 Fifth Avenue, 5th floor
New York, NY 10003
Phone: 212.229.5150 or 800.292.3040