Interdisciplinary Studies

Develop critical and creative thinking skills through Austin Community College’s Interdisciplinary Studies Program. Experience faculty help you understand how art, culture, politics, religion, the sciences, and technology intersect. Four diverse degree plans are available -- African and African Diaspora Studies, American Studies, Mexican American Studies, and Peace and Conflict Studies.

Pride Points

Guest lectures and performances

University transfer degree

Internship opportunities

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Awards & Program Maps


Choose the Award Path That’s Right for You

ACC offers stackable credentials. Certificates prepare you for a career change or career advancement and often include credits that count toward associate degrees. Associate degrees further increase your employability and help you build a strong foundation for university transfer. Learn more.

Explore awards in this program and follow program maps to stay on track:

Associate of Arts

African and African Diaspora Studies
American Studies
Global Studies
Mexican American Studies
Peace and Conflict Studies