Academics

Interdisciplinary Studies

Why Choose Interdisciplinary Studies at WIU?

  • Choose between earning your Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree
  • Explore alternative educational opportunities in emerging fields of study beyond a traditional major
  • Select one of four transcripted concentrations: Renewable Energy & Biofuels Technology; Renewable Energy & Wind Technology; Renewable Energy: Policy Planning & Management; and Youth Leadership
  • Take an active role in designing your educational experience tailored to meet your specific academic and professional goals
  • Work as an intern anywhere in the world as part of your degree requirements

Job Placements of WIU Graduates

  • Advertising groups, sports management firms, law enforcement agencies, event planning organizations, and public and private school settings
  • Public and private sector planning agencies, advocacy groups, nonprofit organizations, and environmental groups
  • Social service organizations such as the YMCA, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Scholarships