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Center for Urban Research and Learning

General Track Requirements

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The General track gives students a broad introduction into themes and issues within the broader field of Urban Studies. As an interdisciplinary minor, students in the General track are able to select from several disciplinary lenses to better understand urban areas and the issues they face. In addition, students will – in the capstone research course – contribute to active solutions to many of the issues facing local communities.


A minor in urban studies requires 18 hours of credit as follows:

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 Course Requirements

Urban Theory

Choose one from the following:

Research Methods

Choose one from the following:

Required Electives*

Choose two from the following:

*Other elective courses may be added on a semester-by-semester basis. Please confer with program director. 

Capstone Courses

Courses taken concurrently.


Center for Urban Research and Learning
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