Interdisciplinary Studies Concentration (Non-Certification), Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences

  • 120 credit hours required for degree
  • The 36 upper-division credit hours required for this degree must be completed at A&M-SA to satisfy residency requirement.

All students must complete the University’s Core Curriculum and the specific requirements of the major. In some cases, a course that is required for a major may also be counted towards the Core Curriculum.

Core Curriculum 1
ENGL 1301Composition I3
ENGL 1302Composition II3
or ENGL 2311 Technical Writing
MATH 1314College Algebra3
Life & Physical Science3
Life & Physical Science3
Creative Arts3
American History3
American History3
Government/Political Science3
Government/Political Science3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
SPCH 1315Fund of Public Speaking3
or SPCH 1318 Interpersonal Communication
Component Option Course from Approved List3
Required Support Courses
UNIV 1301First Year Seminar3
Select one of the following Jaguar Tracks IV: 21
Jaguar Tracks IV: Business
Jaguar Tracks IV
Jaguar Tracks IV
Jag Tracks-Social Sciences
Technical/Vocational Credits
En bloc Credits18-42
Major Courses (Taken at A&M-SA)
Select three of the fours following tracks: 36
As needed to complete 120 credit hours required0-20
Total Credits120


EC, SPED, Bilingual

Select four of the following:

EDEC 3307Child and Adolescent Development as it Impacts Instruction3
EDEC 4314Cognitive Development3
EDEC 4315Social & Emotional Development3
EDSE 3345Survey of Exceptional Individuals3
EDEC 4316Assessment of Young Children3
EDBL 3315Second Language Acquisition and Literacy for English Language Learners3
EDRG 3315Early Literacy Instruction3
EDBL 3320Tests and Meas in Bilg and ESL3
EDBL 3311Foundations of Bilingual Educ3

Health and Wellness

Select four of the following:

EDHL 3331Consumer Health3
EDHL 3335Drug Education3
EDKN 4324Exercise in Chronic Disease and Disabilities3
EDHL 3383Women's Health3
EDHL 4342Prgrm Plan for Hlth Promotion3
EDKN 4320Motor Dev and Motor Learning3

Business Management

Select four of the following:

CISA 3358Management Information Systems3
MGMT 3311Principles of Management3
MKTG 3311Principles of Marketing3
BCOM 3304Bus Communication3
ACCT 3301Accounting for Non-Accnt Mjrs3
BLAW 3341Business Law3

Psychology & Sociology

Select four of the following:

PSYC 3305/SOCI 3311Social Psychology3
PSYC 3321Intimate Relationships3
PSYC 3322Gender Issues3
SOCI 4362Race and Ethnicity3
SOCI 3370Introduction to Human Services3
PSYC 3324Cross-Cultural Psychology3