A Multidisciplinary Studies Major consists of:
- Institutional Baccalaureate degree requirements*
- Two cognate areas **
- MDS 490: Multidisciplinary Studies Capstone Experience***
The Multidisciplinary major is a comprehensive major, requiring at least 60 hours.
A cognate consists of 24 hours minimum. Of those 24 hours, at least nine credit hours must be 300/400 level courses.
Students must take a minimum of 30 semester hours at Ashland University. The last 12 hours of coursework, and at least one half of the student's work in the two cognate areas, must be taken at AU.
*Institutional Baccalaureate Degree Requirements
|AOS 101 Accent on Success||(1)|
|HON 101 1st Year Honors Seminar||(3)|
|Categories of Knowledge|
|Global Passport Strategies||(0-12)
**Multidisciplinary Studies Comprehensive Major Courses
|Cognate Area #1||(24-30 hours)|
|Cognate Area #2||(24-30 hours)|
|***MDS 490: MDS Capstone||3
120 hours needed to graduate