Interdepartmental Programs

Areas of Study

Interdepartmental programs
  • These programs represent partnerships between units on campus that blend together multiple disciplines in a way that creates unique educational offerings for our students. By pairing together coursework from different programs of study, Millikin is able to offer a selection of minors that are truly multi-disciplinary.

Undergraduate Programs

  • Interdepartmental

    Interdepartmental Major

    For reasons including broad interests or career aspirations that do not fall categorically into a single major, students may seek out alternative options for earning a bachelor’s degree. The Interdepartmental Major is an individualized program of study designed to meet the needs of these students.


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    African American Studies Minor

    The African American Studies minor offers 21 credit hours of course content connections across disciplines that integrate literature, history/politics, communication...

  • Gender Studies

    Gender Studies Minor

    The minor consists of 21 credits, approved by a committee and taken over the student’s tenure at Millikin University. These courses can be drawn from all schools, divisions and departments of the university.
  • Global Studies

    International & Global Studies Minor

    The International and Global Studies minor requires completion of 21 credit hours in courses that focus on topics outside the United States, regardless of academic discipline.