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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Urban Studies B.A. (Program focus: Social and Cultural Analysis of Urban Life)
Sample Plan: Track A - Social and Cultural Analysis of Urban Life
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
CLA 1001 - CLA First-Year Experience I 1.0 cr
Freshman Composition :4.0 cr
LE (Biological Sciences) :4.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
CLA 1002 - CLA First-Year Experience II 1.0 cr
URBS 1001W - Introduction to Urban Studies: The Complexity of Metropolitan Life : 3.0 cr : WI
LE (Physical Sciences) :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
LE (Writing Intensive - Lower Division) :3.0 cr
LE (Diversity and Soc Justice US) :3.0 cr
LE (Environment) :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
URBS 3202 - Urban Studies Colloquium : 1.0 cr
SOC 3811 - Social Statistics : 4.0 cr : MATH
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
URBS 3201 - Urban Studies Colloquium : 1.0 cr
URBS 3500 - Urban Studies Workshop : 3.0 cr
GEOG 3973 - Geography of the Twin Cities : 3.0 cr : SOCS
STAT 4101 - Theory of Statistics I : 4.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
URBS 3500 - Urban Studies Workshop : 3.0 cr
HIST 3821 - United States in the 20th Century to 1945 : 3.0 cr : HIS
COMM 3451W - Intercultural Communication: Theory and Practice : 3.0 cr : WI
LE (Literature) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
CHIC 4275 - Theory in Action: Community Engagement in a Social Justice Framework : 3.0 cr : CIV
URBS 3871 - A Suburban World : 3.0 cr
URBS 3896 - Urban Studies Internship Seminar : 2.0 cr
LE (Writing Intensive - Upper Division) :3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
URBS 3955W - Senior Paper Seminar : 2.0 cr : WI
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
LE (Arts/Humanities) :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr