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BACHELOR OF ARTS
MAJOR IN URBAN PLANNING AND ADMINISTRATION

 

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment.  Students are responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements.

*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.

** See Appendix C for approved list of minors and requirements.

 

FALL
HOURS
SPRING
HOURS
FRESHMAN YEAR FRESHMAN YEAR
ENGL
1301 English Composition I 3 ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
MATH
1314 College Algebra 3 MATH   Math Elective1 3
HIST
1301

The U.S. to 1877

3 HIST 1302 The U.S. Since 1877 3
    Minor Curriculum** 3     Minor Curriculum** 3
    General Elective 3     Soc/Behavioral Science* 3

    Activity or Wellness* 1
Total 15   16
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SOPHOMORE YEAR
PSCI 2305 American National Govt 3 PSCI 2306 American State Govt
3
GEOG 1303 General World Geography 3 URBS 2301 Intro to Urban Studies
3
    Natural Science* 4     Natural Science*
4
ENGL
  Survey of Literature* 3 COMM   Communication2
3
  Vis/Performing Arts* 3 GEOG   Geography Elective3
3
Total 16  
16
JUNIOR YEAR
JUNIOR YEAR
    Research Methods4 3 PSCI 4345 Urban Politics
3
GEOG   Geography Elective3 3 URBS 4301 Intro to Urban Planning
3
SOC
3316 Urban Sociology 3     Advanced Minor Curr**
3
URBS
3301 Urban Anthropology 3     Restricted Elective5
3
URBS 3302 Urban Political Theory 3     Restricted Elective5 3
Total 15  
15
SENIOR YEAR
SENIOR YEAR
GEOG/HIST/URBS 4395 Urb Hist Geog 3 URBS 4305 Urban Studies Internship
3
    Restricted Elective5 3     Restricted Elective5
3
    Advanced Minor Curr** 3     Advanced Minor Curr** 3
  General Elective 3     Advanced Minor Curr**
3
  Advanced General Elec 3   Advanced General Elective
3
  Advanced General Elec 3    
Total 18  
15
 
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:     126
1Math elective, select 3 SCH from any math course above the level of College Algebra.
2Communication, select 3 SCH from ENGL 2311, HUM 2301 or SPCH 1311.
3Geography electives, select 6 SCH from GEOG 3350, GEOG 3352, GEOG 3353.
4Research Methods, select 3 SCH from CRIJ 3305, PSCI 3301 or SOCI 3305.

5Restricted electives, select 12-13 SCH from ECO 1301, ENSC 2401, GIS 2301, PSCI 3345, SOCI 4310, or SOCI 4317.

 
Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
 
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.
   

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