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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Urban Studies B.A. (Program focus: Urban Political Economy)
Sample Plan: Track B - Urban Political Economy
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
LE (Civic Life and Ethics) :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
POL 3739 - Politics of Race, Class, and Ethnicity : 3.0 cr
HSG 5463 - Housing Policy : 3.0 cr
URBS 3500 - Urban Studies Workshop : 3.0 cr
LE (Literature) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
URBS 3301W - American Cities As Settings for Cultural Diversity : 3.0 cr : WI
URBS 3896 - Urban Studies Internship Seminar : 2.0 cr
POL 3327 - Suburbs, Stadiums, and Scandals: The Politics of American Cities : 3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
URBS 3955W - Senior Paper Seminar : 2.0 cr : WI
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
LE (Historical Perspectives) :3.0 cr
LE (Arts/Humanities) :3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr