Interdisciplinary Science Degree
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Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Science
Designed to provide students with broad scientific knowledge and a variety of technical skills, Florida Tech's interdisciplinary science degree curriculum is aligned with your personal interests and professional goals. Interdisciplinary science courses, selected from a variety of electives in science, engineering and non-technical fields (such as business, arts and humanities), prepare you for different leadership positions, careers and graduate courses of study.
Begin Specializing in Your Sophomore Year
The interdisciplinary science degree program is flexible, allowing you to specialize in virtually any scientific field. Interdisciplinary science graduates are found in medical, military, engineering, industrial, governmental, scientific, communication and academic fields.
- Students choosing a military science option are aligned with the Panther ROTC Battalion to become well-rounded, well-trained U.S. Military Officers.
- Students choosing an aeronautics option to pursue a career in the aviation industry gain expertise in science, mathematics, technology and aeronautics.
Students select their interdisciplinary science track from a variety of physical/life science and technical electives. Guided by an involved and dedicated faculty, students develop a plan and build upon their strengths as early as sophomore year.
Build Professional Relationships
Beyond the classroom, interdisciplinary science degree majors build leadership and professional experience through exciting internships and participation in academic organizations, student government and over 100 other student organizations.
Gain Practical Experience
An individualized program lends itself to internships and research in many fields. As an interdisciplinary science degree student, you'll participate in advanced research studies and complete a capstone seminar for which you research, write and present a paper focused on an important interdisciplinary topic. This gives students an enhanced job search portfolio and the perfect preparation for graduate school or employment.
Get Recruited Upon Graduation
Employers seek out graduates with an interdisciplinary science degree from Florida Tech. Organizations that have recruited Florida Tech students for internships and careers include General Electric, Environmental Protection Agency, Federal Bureau of Investigation, NASA, Harris Corporation and the U.S. Marine Corps.
Earn an Advanced Degree
After receiving their interdisciplinary science degree, many students go on to graduate programs in science or engineering.