Personalized, career-focused education on campus or online.
It will also provide you with opportunities to enhance your professional helping skills, increase awareness of multicultural perspectives, and prepare for work in the rewarding career of making a difference in the lives of others.
Also, as part of the Bachelor of Science, Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS) program you can complement your minor with another area of study. The IDS program is similar to a General Studies program in that you can customize your learning experience, work toward your individual goals, and excel quickly toward your degree.
Learn more about other approved minors in the program.
Note: You can also earn an Associate of Science, IDS with a minor in Human Services.
MS, University of Southern Maine
BA, University of Southern Maine
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MA, Vermont College BA, Skidmore College
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Interdisciplinary Studies degree will prepare me to become a more effective
healthcare team member and problem solver. Most importantly, I will be better
able to help patients who rely on nurses daily in various medical settings.”
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Paraprofessional, elementary school, Guardian ad Litem, children in foster care
“Having an IDS degree with minors in Human Services and Psychology arms me with a valuable toolkit to be an effective teacher and advocate for at risk children.”
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Find your place at our 474-acre campus on the shore of Sebago Lake. With more than 40 academic programs to choose from, and a robust extracurricular club and athletics environment, Saint Joseph’s home on the lake is the perfect place to prepare for your future.
Offering distance education for learners of all ages since 1976, Saint Joseph’s online programs include certificates, associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees—academic levels that suit your level.
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Advance your career with our online programs—from certificates on up to master’s degrees. We have provided distance learning for 40 years, so you can count on our expertise to prepare you for your future.