60 Credit Hours


The highly customizable Associate of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies connects humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences to the students’ professional life. The Associate of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies can be obtained by completing 30 hours of core credits and 30 hours of electives from the courses listed in the university catalog.

Core Courses

Each student must take a minimum of 30 credit hours from the following:

1. These are your required courses:

GC 111 Mathematics I

GE 101 English Composition I

GE 102 English Composition II

GT 103 Learning and Technology

BH 100 Introduction to the Bible

BT 100 Introduction to Christianity

2. Choose at least 6 credit hours from the Humanities and Social Sciences.


Elective Courses

(minimum of 30 credit hours)

Students may choose from a large number of courses in Criminal Justice, Public Health, Biology, Bible, Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, Business, Sociology, Psychology, Education or other areas listed in the university catalog.

Admissions Requirements

  • A high school diploma or GED
  • GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended schools or institutions
  • Completed application for Carolina University
  • Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements

  • Completed a minimum of 30 credit hours at Carolina University and have a total of 60 college credits.
  • Maintained a minimum academic average of “C”
  • Passed all courses in his/her curriculum and made a C or better in key courses designated as essential in the program


General Education Core (30 Credit Hours) - must include the following:

Mathematics (3 Credit Hours)

Social Science & Arts/Humanities Electives (6 Credit Hours)

General Education Electives
9 Credit Hours

Free Electives (30 Credit Hours)