The Multiple Disciplinary endorsement allows for students to further study a foundation area or a wide range of curriculum sets.

CAREERS

Because of the broad nature of a multidisciplinary endorsement. students can choose from a wide variety of careers. If students are unsure of their career interests and wish to cross-study multiple subjects, they may want to consider the Multiple Disciplinary endorsement to guide course selection.

COURSE SELECTION

A student may earn a multidisciplinary studies endorsement by completing the requirements specified in the foundation plan, in addition to one of the following:

  • Pathway A: Take 4 advanced courses within 1 endorsment area or among endorsment areas that are not in a coerent sequence. The courses must prepare students to enter the workforce successfully or postsecondary
  • Pathway B: Take 4 credits in each of the 4 foundation subject areas to include English IV and chemistry and/or physics.
  • Pathway C: Take 4 Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB), or dual credit courses selected from English, mathematics, science, social studies, economics, languages other than English, or fine arts.

AISD is committed to helping students develop their interests and individual potential.

To uncover your natural talents and interests, visit http://community.coin3.com to begin the conversation about your possible endorsement option. Information for how to login into the COIN interest inventory can be found in the district graduation plans website.

Have questions?

For more information, please contact your school counselor, call the Schools Office at 512-414-4471, e-mail gradplans@austinisd.org or visit www.austinisd.org/graduation-plans