Professor Megan Winchell in front of a class of students.
Interdisciplinary Studies

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Meghan Winchell
Interdisciplinary Studies Department Chair
(402) 465-2437
mwinchel [at] (mwinchel[at]nebrweseleyan[dot]edu)

Interdisciplinary Studies

NWU offers a variety of majors, but sometimes you need something unique to fit your passion. You can design your own individualized major with an Integrative Studies degree.

NWU students have designed customized majors in organic farming, pre-optometry studies, neuroscience, and environmental studies. The options continue from there.

Let your goals, passions and imagination guide your proposed course of study.

Get amazing results.

NWU Interdisciplinary Studies means you can join Nebraska Wesleyan’s culture and community even when the specific major you’re looking for isn’t on our list.

This ability to customize combines powerfully with Nebraska Wesleyan’s outstanding reputation for quality. Let that combination bring your unique career goals in reach.

Integrative studies faculty

With NWU Interdisciplinary Studies, the faculty is as customizable as the program.

It begins by contacting, Interdisciplinary Studies Department Chair Meghan Winchell at (402) 465-2437 or mwinchel [at] (mwinchel[at]nebrwesleyan[dot]edu). She can help you design a major and assemble an advisory committee to bring your customized program to life.


Ty Garner

Garner created major

His Archway Seminar on "Enduring Humanity" sparked Ty's interest environmentalism. This lead to a customized major and an opportunity to participate in the Earthship Biotecture Academy.



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