Undergraduate degrees

Undergraduate programs

Innovation in society, BA

The Bachelor of Arts in Innovation in Society gives you a full immersion in the various ways innovation and society impact each other and grow together. The BA is best suited to students inclined towards humanities, qualitative social sciences and related fields. Bachelor of Arts students complete a foreign language requirement.

Innovation in society, BS

The Bachelor of Science in Innovation in Society gives you a full immersion in the various ways innovation and society impact each other and grow together. The BS is best suited to students inclined towards natural sciences, economics, engineering and quantitative social sciences. Bachelor of Science students take extra science, engineering, and/or math courses beyond the university requirements.

Minors and certificates

Innovation in society, minor

Regardless of what major you are in, science and technology will probably impact your work. The minor in Innovation in Society gives you a chance to learn how new and emerging technologies can connect with the social needs and values of our communities to provide the best possible local and global futures. This 15-credit minor is intended to equip you with tools to build more inclusive futures.

Innovation for Impact, certificate

The innovation for impact certificate will enable you to harness the power of innovation to achieve personally-meaningful and socially-significant goals. You will get the tools and learn the concepts to synthesize research from courses across disciplines in social sciences, humanities, natural sciences and engineering—from across campus as well as across the globe. You will identify a problem and work with peers, mentors, and the community to produce innovations that cultivate a better future for society.