Interdisciplinary Studies

General Career Information

Degree Directory
Information about the major, how it applies to a job, and what one can offer to an employer with this major.

Diploma Guide
This website provides a pros and cons list to choosing an Interdisciplinary Studies major along with what stands out with this degree.

Education Portal
A list of potential course topics as well as popular career options that the degree in Interdisciplinary Studies leads to.

The Nest
Information about what one can do with the major and how to tailor the major to make it applicable to a specific career path.

Graduate and Professional Schools

PhDs.org
Click on "Graduate School" for information on how to choose a graduate school, how to pay for graduate school, how to survive and flourish in graduate school.

GradSchools.com
This is a comprehensive website that provides information about where graduate programs are offered throughout the nation.

Peterson's
This is a database to help find where graduate programs are offered throughout the U.S.
 

Experience Search Strategies

Indeed.com
Various kinds of jobs that utilizes interdisciplinary knowledge.

Jobs to Careers
A list of interdisciplinary jobs that are updated frequently.

Federal Government Jobs
Interdisciplinary jobs in the federal government sector.

Professional Associations

Association for Interdisciplinary Studies
AIS is an interdisciplinary professional organizaion founded to promote the interchange of ideas among scholars and administrators in all of the arts and sciences on intellectual and organization issues related to furthering integrative studies.

Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaborative
HASTAC has served as a community where members share news, tools, research, insights, and projects to promote engaged learning for a global society.

 

UCSB Resources

Interdisciplinary Studies Department Information

Career Resource Room

UCSB General Catalog

UCSB Office of Student Life

UCSB Academic Advising
Information about the objectives of the major, admission to the major, and preparation for graduate and professional study.