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The flex track of the Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies Program can be completed on the Boise State main campus, at Boise State’s regional sites, online, or through a combination of these options.

The Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies (MDS) degree at Boise State University is designed for adult students returning to college. Our flexible program allows you to maximize the impact of your previous education to expedite your bachelor’s degree. We understand your need to balance school with your professional, personal and life responsibilities. This degree allows you to take classes part time or full time and around your busy schedule. Our staff will guide you to integrate your long-term goals with our relevant coursework. You can do this. It’s time to finish what you started.


Students who graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies will be able to demonstrate they can:

  • Define problems and opportunities, gather and evaluate evidence and determine the adequacy of a given argument in order to continually make connections from my academic discipline(s) to real world situations.
  • Apply knowledge and understanding of cultural differences from my academic discipline(s) to matters that encompass local to international importance that demonstrate a well-rounded view of the world.
  • Utilize 21st Century Skills and knowledge to write effectively in multiple contexts for a variety of audiences.
  • Utilize 21st Century Skills and knowledge to communicate effectively in speech, both as speaker and listener.
  • Think creatively about complex problems in order to produce, evaluate and implement innovative solutions as a member of a team.
  • Analyze ethical issues in personal, professional and civic life and produce reasoned evaluations of competing moral and ethical viewpoints.

Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.