Guide to the INDS Proposal

Students may declare INDS as early as their freshman or sophomore year, but must submit an individualized degree plan to our Interdisciplinary Studies Committee (ISC) BEFORE their senior year. In terms of total credits, students who have earned between 60 and 90 credits overall are eligible to submit a degree proposal.

Below is a summary of the degree design process.

To find out how to begin, make an appointment with your advisor and be sure to read the guide below!

How to Write Your INDS Degree Proposal -A Step-by-Step Guide

Step 1: Selecting your courses

Step 2: Defining your Learning Objectives

Step 3: Background Information

Step 4: Long Range Goals

Step 5: Internship or Independent Study

Step 6: Capstone Project

Step 7: Course Charts

Step 8: Final Steps