Online Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies

Boise State Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies Online Degree Completion Program-Finish What You Started

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About the Online Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies

The Online Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies (MDS) at Boise State University is designed for adult students like you who are returning to college. This flexible online degree completion program allows you to maximize the impact of your previous education to expedite your bachelor’s degree. We understand you need to balance school with your professional, personal and life responsibilities. Our student success team will guide you as you integrate your long-term goals with our relevant coursework. You can do this. It’s time to finish what you started.


You are a fit for the Online MDS if you have:

  • At least 58 academic credits from a regionally accredited institution
  • A 2.25 cumulative GPA
  • Significant work/life experience other than being a student (work experience, parenting, volunteering, military, etc.).

*Students who do not meet the credits required should explore our Online Degree Pathway or contact a Student Success Coach for more information.


  • Ideal for self-directed, motivated adults
  • Stimulating online learning experience
  • Courses are designed to meet the demands of today’s global workplace
  • Flexible program allows for part-time or full-time study
  • Supportive environment with individual advising and success coaching
  • Low per-credit tuition


SemesterApplication DeadlineCourses Begin
SpringNovember 30Early January
SummerApril 1Early May
FallJuly 1Late August

Boise State Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies Online Degree Completion Program


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I sometimes find myself reflecting on all of the new possibilities for myself because of a bachelor’s degree. I would have to say that this is one of the best experiences that I have ever had, and I would encourage anyone who is thinking about school to go for it.

Robert, Multidisciplinary Studies Recent Graduate


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