This is a stock photo. A view of palm trees and buildings in the Brickell neighborhood of Miami, Florida. This is a stock photo. An upward fisheye view of palm trees in the Brickell neighborhood of Miami, Florida.
This is a stock photo. The pathway on to South Beach, Miami, Florida. This is a stock photo. I wind surfing and kite rental station on Miami Beach.
A photo of the historic Campo Sano building on the University of Miami Coral Gables campus. This is the historic Campo Sano building at the University of Miami on the Coral Gables campus.

Do What Inspires "U"

The Office of Interdisciplinary and Professional Studies (IPS) is home to over a dozen undergraduate and graduate programs that reach across the various departments of the College of Arts and Sciences. IPS programs allow students to explore connections beyond traditional courses of study, including cultural studies, social sciences, and STEM. Our programs exist at the intersection between multiple disciplines, preparing students to be versatile and creative thinkers in an ever-changing world.

Our Faculty In The News

A photo of Dr. Spivey who was named the advisor to the University of Miami President on racial justice.

For this crusader, the fight for equality is a lifelong endeavor

Donald Spivey, a distinguished professor of history has been named the special advisor to President Julio Frenk on racial justice.

This is a photo of a mother and her children hauling water canisters in a wagon.

Lack of access to clean water can increase risk of COVID-19

A study led by Justin Stoler, University of Miami associate professor, analyzes how water insecurity can hinder strategies to stymie the coronavirus.

This is a photo of Dr. Sutcliffe in the data visualization lab.

New degree prepares students for the world of big data

Offered this fall, the Master of Science in Data Science will tailor its curriculum for multiple fields.

This is a photo of Dr. Marcelin speaking to local community members in Haiti.

An Interdisciplinary Hemispheric Collaboration

UM College of Arts and Sciences researchers integrate interdisciplinary work in the Caribbean Studies Group.

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