Urban Studies Major, Concentration in Public Policy and Urban Planning

Requirements for a Major in Urban Studies, Concentration in Public Policy and Urban Planning:

Urban Studies Major Requirements(18 credits)
UR-101Introduction to Urban Studies3
UR-212American Metropolitan Evolution3
UR-213Human Identity and Urban Environment3
UR-320Power and Urban Insecurity3
UR-390Research Methods in Urban Studies3
UR-401Research Seminar in Urban Studies Capstone3
Urban Studies Electives(6 credits)
Select elective courses for 6 credits.6
Required Courses for Concentration(12 credits)
UR-201Introduction to Urban Policy3
UR-250Introduction to Urban Planning3
Experiential Learning Course (Internship or Practicum)3
Select one of the following:3
Power, Politics and Decision-Making in Urban Communities
Urban Politics and Policies
Transportation Planning
Urban Housing Dilemma
Public Policy and Environmental Issues
Public Policy and Cultural Diversity
Seminar in Current Urban Problems