The Urban Studies minor requires students to complete two types of courses:

CORE:  The core includes four required courses, totaling 19 units:

  • URBANST 110. Introduction to Urban Studies,
  • URBANST 112. The Urban Underclass (same as SOC 149),
  • URBANST 113. Introduction to Urban Design, and
  • URBANST 114. Cities in Comparative Perspective (same as ANTHRO 126). 

CONCENTRATIONS:  Urban Studies minors must complete at least 3 courses in a concentration.  One must be the required course in that concentration. Each student must consult with a faculty advisor to develop a program that meets their intellectual goals.

Students choose one of the following concentrations:

Keep in mind that courses counted toward a minor cannot also be counted toward a major. 

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