Multidisciplinary Studies Center

Frequently Asked Questions


Q: What is the difference between the Multidisciplinary Studies Center and the Center for Interdepartmental Programs (& Study Abroad)?

A: The Multidisciplinary Studies Center administers the specific programs and certificates listed on our homepage.  Each multidisciplinary program is comprised of courses from several departments.  MSC is also home to the Office of Undergraduate Research.  The Center for Study Abroad & Interdepartmental Programs assists students who wish to create their own major, minor, or cluster, while also advising students interested in study abroad.

Q: Who should I talk to about the various Public Health programs?

A: Please schedule an appointment with Jennifer Sherwood, or visit during her walk-in hours posted on the "Contact Us" page.

Q: Who should I talk to about the Business major and minor?

A: Please schedule an appointment with Hillary Brower, or visit during her walk-in hours posted on the "Contact Us" page.

Q: How do you get to the MSC office?!!

A: We are located in 4-209B Dewey Hall.  From the elevator, or either staircase, turn left and continue straight through the hallway marked 4-110 (Carol Simon Hall).  Take the first left and the wall of windows looks into our office!