Effective for students entering into program Fall 2021 and later: 

  • LBS 3017/Structured Inquiry Across the Disciplines (4 credits) introducing academics at Purchase College and the core competencies of the interdisciplinary study.
  • 5 upper-level core LBS courses (20 credits) that focus on major contemporary social issues from interdisciplinary perspectives. Core courses will integrate problem-oriented learning reflecting core competencies and learning outcomes.
  • LBS 3880/Junior Seminar (4 credits) covering multidisciplinary theory and research methods in preparation for the Senior Capstone, with emphasis on e-Portfolio development and reflection.
  • CAP/4800 Senior Capstone (4 credits) will align with core course problem areas.

Total Credits: 32

 A minimum grade of C- is required for all classes applied towards major requirements.