Of the three bachelor's degree programs offered by the Metropolitan School of Professional Studies, the Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies (B.A.I.S.) is the ideal choice for adult learners wishing to gain exposure to a broad range of subject areas, to customize a degree program of particular interest, or to major in either social science or social work. The program is distinguished by its particularly strong foundation in liberal education and a curricular flexibility. Prospective students are invited to view the general degree requirements for the B.A.I.S. degree as well as academic worksheets showing detailed requirements for each of the majors.

The Metropolitan School of Professional Studies offers evening programs for adult learners seeking bachelor's and master's degrees. Students can choose from a combination of on-campus and online classes that accommodate the schedules of working professionals. 

Social Science Major

A B.A.I.S. degree with a major in Social Sciences features a social sciences core with a human services administration track and is an excellent educational objective for those wanting to pursue careers in social and human service organizations, counseling, education, and management, as well as for those wanting to pursue a graduate program in one of the social sciences. Those wanting the B.A.I.S. - Social Sciences take 48 credits of designated social science and human services administration course work.


  • Advanced Social Sciences:
    An ideal track for those who would like to obtain the most extensive background possible in the social and behavioral sciences.
  • Social Entrepreneurship:
    For those interested in using business concepts to further social objectives.
  • Human Services Administration:
    An excellent educational objective for students pursuing careers in social and human service organizations, counseling, and education.