2 Masters Programs in Interdisciplinary Studies

A master’s degree is a post-graduate degree obtained only once a person has completed their undergraduate studies. Master’s programs typically take two years to complete, in addition to the four or more years it takes to complete an undergraduate program.

What is a Master in Interdisciplinary Studies? A master’s in this field aims to prepare individuals to become leaders and professionals who focus on enhancing the lives of migrants and refugees across the globe. Courses offered in this program may consist of teaching pupils about the many challenges faced by these groups of people and prepare them to act compassionately, swiftly and professionally when innovating solutions for global crises.

Individuals who successfully complete this program may experience significant benefits, including but not limited to the ability to reason, to act with compassion and to think beyond one’s own needs. Strong reasoning capabilities are valuable in most career fields, and compassion and altruism may serve to enhance all areas of one’s life.

The cost of this particular program varies and hinges on multiple factors. The duration of study, location of the university and whether courses are offered mostly online or offline may play a role in the final price.

Graduates of this program have the potential to pursue many exciting career opportunities. Individuals with a degree in the field tend to enjoy such prosperous careers as policymakers for local, state and national government agencies; advocates for the public and those less fortunate; philanthropists and social workers. Many may find jobs within government agencies, non-profit organizations and charity foundations. However, because of the skillset that graduates tend to possess, opportunities in other areas may present themselves as well.

Many universities offer a degree in interdisciplinary studies, but where one pursues their education ultimately depends on their location and their schedule. Online courses offer flexibility, which is convenient for many. To learn more, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.


2 Results in Interdisciplinary Studies Filter

Specialized Master in Interdisciplinary EU Studies

The Institute for European Studies
Campus Full-time 1 year September 2020 Belgium Brussels

The Specialized Master in EU Interdisciplinary Studies is a 60-credit course in English organized by IEE-ULB. The uniqueness of this Master program lies in its focus on career development.

MLitt in Contemporary Studies

University of St Andrews
Campus Full-time 1 year September 2020 United Kingdom Saint Andrews

The MLitt Contemporary Studies is a one year interdisciplinary Masters degree. It explores what it means to label something as “contemporary” and considers how knowledge is defined and disseminated in different disciplines.