Interdisciplinary Teaching and Learning
Miami University is a leader in interdisciplinary learning and teaching.
For the past four decades, Miami University has been at the forefront of interdisciplinary activity in higher education. Beyond offering a host of interdisciplinary degree programs, minors and concentrations as well as featuring a range of interdisciplinary learning opportunities each year, the target goals in the new “Miami 2020” strategic plan relate well to the values of creativity, collaboration, innovation, entrepreneurship, fluidity, discovery, and partnership that reside at the heart of interdisciplinary teaching and learning.
Why should you pursue interdisciplinary learning, research, or teaching?
Top employers and acclaimed academic organizations such as the National Academy of Science, National Academy of Engineering, the National Science Foundation, National Endowment in the Humanities, Social Science Research Council, and the Institute of Medicine have extolled the benefits of interdisciplinary learning and research to advance new knowledge and professional success.