Loyola University Maryland

Academic Advising and Support Center

Interdisciplinary Studies Option

Loyola University Maryland’s interdisciplinary studies option provide students the flexibility and academic freedom to combine interest in two discrete academic disciplines into a single academic major. Students may choose from a list of approved academic program combinations or work with professors from two academic disciplines to customize their pathway. Students interested in the interdisciplinary option are encouraged to express their interest and intentions with Academic Advising.

Approved Interdisciplinary Major Pathways

Students pursing an established interdisciplinary major pathway must declare their major by completing the declaration of major form or change of major form, receiving faculty department chair signatures from both academic areas of interest before submitting to academic advising and the records office.

Below is a list of the established interdisciplinary major pathways:

Looking For Your Areas of Study?

Students seeking an academic option not listed must receive approval from academic advising and the department chairs of both disciplines. Please note that not all disciplines are eligible. Schedule a consultation with academic advising to discuss your options.