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Interdisciplinary Sciences Major

BS in Interdisciplinary Sciences
College of Natural Sciences & Mathematics

Degree Plan

The Interdisciplinary Science Program (ISP) is an innovative program designed to broaden and enrich the study of science and mathematics by exploring both the links between the various scientific disciplines and their connection with the external world. Designed and supported by faculty in Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics. The Interdisciplinary Sciences degree offers a solid preparation for professional graduate schools associated with medicine, law and many allied health fields. Because of the flexibility of its curriculum, the IS degree prepares students for career opportunities in many varied and diverse fields.


Freshman Admissions

First, freshman applicants are required to meet general university freshman admission requirements . You are also urged to earn at least two units/credits in one foreign language.

Transfer Admissions

Applicants are required to meet general university transfer admissions requirements .


UH graduates with an undergraduate degree in Interdisciplinary Sciences have gone on to pursue professional degrees in medicine, law, pharmacy, etc to obtain jobs as Doctors, Lawyers, Meteorologists, Archaeologists, Pharmacists, Researchers, Programmers, etc. More information regarding job titles, salary information of Cougar Alumni as well as national salary information can be found at Cougar Careers . For assistance in career planning and development, please visit University Career Services .

Contact Information

NSM Undergraduate Advising
120 Science Builing
Houston, TX 77204
Phone: 713-743-8530

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