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Major in Urban Studies

Requirements for the Major: 36 credits. All Urban Studies majors are required to take the following courses:

UR 101             Introduction to Urban Studies
UR 212             American Metropolitan Evolution or
UR 301             Cities and Suburbs
UR 213             Human Identity and the Urban Environment
UR 320             Human Needs and Social Policy
UR 401             Research Seminar in Urban Studies

Students are encouraged to take community based experiential courses, including practicum and internship. These course credits may not exceed a total of 12, three of which may count towards the major. Students may take the internship after completing 18 credits in the major. The practicum can be taken at any time, upon permission of department.

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