Customize Your Education

You like a challenge and want to earn a college degree, but you’re not so sure what to study. The list of degree options is a little overwhelming, and you’re a person who likes a lot of different things. How do you choose just one major?

Don’t worry; we have the perfect degree for you. Our online Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies allows you to focus your studies in two to five areas. You pick your concentration subjects and complete 124 hours of coursework along with a final project. After you graduate, you’re qualified for multiple career paths and ready for success as a well-educated and versatile employee.

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Interdisciplinary Studies Major at Belhaven University

Why You’ll Love Interdisciplinary Studies at Belhaven


Complete your classwork from your kitchen table or while on the go. Your assignments and class materials are always available through Canvas, our e-learning system. Access it from a tablet or computer.

Christian Worldview

You are challenged to think critically and analytically about who God is — and who you are — as we equip you to fulfill your calling to glorify God and be a blessing to the world.

Caring Faculty

Our faculty members are experts in their fields, and they’re dedicated to helping you understand complex subjects. They know you by name, and they push you to succeed at the highest level.

Affordability & Aid

You gain an impressive education at an affordable price. We offer discounts and financial aid packages to help you achieve your dreams.

100% Online

7-week courses, taught year-round

7 Weeks

Time it takes to finish one online course

Small Class Sizes

Our student-faculty ratio is 16:1, meaning you receive personalized attention and instruction

1883 Founding Date

Our rich heritage of excellent educational opportunities spans nearly 140 years

What Can You Do With an Interdisciplinary Studies Degree?

The sky’s the limit! You focus on two to five topics of your choosing. This degree helps you integrate the concentration areas and explore a related career. Potential career opportunities include:

  • Business analyst
  • Corporate trainer
  • Event planner
  • Human resources coordinator
  • Marketing specialist
  • Public relations specialist
  • Real estate agent
  • Sales manager
  • Social services director
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Why Trust Belhaven With Your Future?

Our quality is recognized by SACSCOC, which grants our institutional accreditation and authority to award associate, bachelor’s, master’s, educational specialist, and doctoral-level degrees. Plus, we’re consistently recognized by organizations like U.S. News & World Report for our academic excellence, commitment to community service, expert faculty, and overall value.

Importance of Accreditation

Online Course Information

Applying to Belhaven’s online programs is quick and easy. We’ll need a couple supporting documents — things like transcripts from any other school you’ve attended. When you have gathered those, just complete our online application form.

How to Apply

These rates are for August 1, 2024 through July 31, 2025.

Program Per Credit Hour
Undergraduate Degree/Certificate $445
Active Military Discount, Undergraduate Program $250
20% Discount: Military Spouse/Veteran/First Responder $356

These rates are for August 1, 2023 through July 31, 2024.

Program Per Credit Hour
Undergraduate Degree/Certificate $435
Active Military Discount, Undergraduate Program $250
20% Discount: Military Spouse/Veteran/First Responder $348

* Military/first responder benefits cannot be combined with any other institutional scholarships or discounts.

Visit the Scholarships, Tuition & Fees page to view other fees as well as the cost estimate calculator.

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Belhaven: Servant Leadership in Action

We value all Belhaven students and offer some extras for adults completing degrees online or pursuing graduate work. Can’t access your class? We’re here for you. In Jackson? Stop by for a nice meal or to use the fitness center. Apply for jobs with the help of career services, use the library, or request a transcript.

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Meet Your Advisor

Dr. Ralph A. Mason

Dean Emeritus of the School of Business


Contact Us

Office of Adult, Graduate, and Online Admission

Phone: 601-968-5940

Mailing Address:
1500 Peachtree Street, Box 153
Jackson, MS 39202

Fax: 601-300-2932

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Verse of the Year

God is working in you, giving you the desire and the power to do what pleases Him.

Philippians 2:13