Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies

Explore and combine two fields of interest to craft your own story. Our popular multidisciplinary studies program lets you tailor your degree. You’re interested in many things, so why choose just one?

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  • Drawn to game design? Combine arts and computer science to create your own game.
  • Dreaming of a career in the world of sports? Mix human performance with business, psychology or biology, then tailor your senior research project for your chosen career.
  • Want to help people? Choose both psychology and criminal justice to prepare for graduate school in social work. Or maybe add arts with psychology to pursue a career in art therapy.
  • Going on to law school? Pair criminal justice with philosophy, where logic, good communication and research skills will give you an edge.
  • Interested in the people side of business? Merge business with psychology to work in human resources or marketing.
  • Feeling creative? Combine digital communication media with any other emphasis to help others tell their stories—through words and pictures, video and websites.
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Customize your degree

If you’re interested in more than one field of study and want to chart your own path, the multidisciplinary studies degree was made for you. Maybe you’re interested in neuroscience? Pairing biology and psychology could be the edge you need. Or, perhaps you’re a transfer student eager to graduate on time. Talk with an advisor to design an action plan specific to your career goals.

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  • Accounting
  • Arts
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Digital Communication
  • Human Performance
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology

After completing core liberal arts courses, you’ll choose two concentrations. Deepen your expertise and expand your own marketability.

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Don’t just learn something. Live it.

At Marymount, you’ll gain real-world experience in real time.

Start your search with the Internship & Career Planning Office. We’ll help you create your resume, search for internships and jobs, prepare for interviews and perfect your networking skills.

Where our students have interned

  • American Honda Finance Corporation
  • Boys & Girls Club of the Los Angeles Harbor
  • Collegiate Baseball Scouting Network
  • Del Amo Behavioral Health Systems
  • Discovery Channel’s The Swim scientific expedition
  • Disney College Program
  • Drug Enforcement Administration
  • EAG Sports Management
  • Fidelity National Title
  • Kaiser Permanente – COPE Health Scholars Program
  • The Late Late Show with James Corden
  • Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office
  • Los Angeles Maritime Institute
  • Los Angeles Police Department
  • Port of Los Angeles
  • Recording Academy (GRAMMY Awards®)
  • Results Sports & Fitness Academy
  • Tesla Motors
  • U.S. Marshals Service

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  • Big 5 Sporting Goods
  • Deloitte
  • Dole Fresh Fruit International, Ltd.
  • Fiat Automobiles
  • Fox Sports West and Prime Ticket
  • Los Angeles Galaxy
  • Los Angeles Kings
  • Lululemon Athletica
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Raytheon
  • SpaceX
  • Terranea Resort
  • TransHope Medical

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Add a Marymount MBA to any bachelor’s degree and graduate in as little as one year. We’ll help you tailor an MBA that accelerates your career. Get started on your MBA as a Marymount undergrad.

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