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.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Communicate effectively in speech and writing, demonstrating skills such as creative expression, exposition, and argumentation
  • Interpret and evaluate experiences, literature, language, and ideas in critical, logical, and constructive ways
  • Develop aesthetic sensitivities and enhanced creativity
  • Cultivate knowledge of other cultures and appreciation for diversity
  • Construct an historical nexus for an appreciation of all other disciplines

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

Degree Requirements

Foundational Skills (Required)

Christian Religion (Required)

Mathematics (Choose 1)

Social Science and Arts/Humanities (Choose 2)

General Education Electives (9 Credit Hours) 

Free Electives (30 Credit Hours)