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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Urban Studies B.S. (Program focus: Urban Political Economy)
Sample Plan: Track B - Urban Political Economy
Total Credits: 119.0
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
Freshman Composition :4.0 cr
LE (Biological Sciences) :4.0 cr
CLA 1001: First Year Experience 1.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
URBS 1001W - Introduction to Urban Studies: The Complexity of Metropolitan Life : 3.0 cr : WI
LE (Physical Sciences) :4.0 cr
LE (Historical Perspectives) :3.0 cr
CLA 1002: First Year Experience 1.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
SOC 3811 - Social Statistics : 4.0 cr : MATH
LE (Writing Intensive - Lower Division) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
URBS 3202 - Urban Studies Colloquium : 1.0 cr
GEOG 3561 - Principles of Geographic Information Science : 4.0 cr
GEOG 3973 - Geography of the Twin Cities : 3.0 cr : SOCS
LE (Technology and Society) :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
URBS 3201 - Urban Studies Colloquium : 1.0 cr
URBS 3500 - Urban Studies Workshop : 3.0 cr
GEOG 3371W - Cities, Citizens, and Communities : 3.0 cr : DSJ, WI
GEOG 5564 - Urban Geographic Information Science and Analysis : 3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
URBS 3500 - Urban Studies Workshop : 3.0 cr
GEOG 3331 - Geography of the World Economy : 3.0 cr : SOCS, GP
HIST 3001 - Public History : 3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
URBS 3871 - A Suburban World : 3.0 cr
URBS 3896 - Urban Studies Internship Seminar : 2.0 cr
ECON 4821 - Public Economics : 3.0 cr
LE (Arts/Humanities) :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
URBS 3955W - Senior Paper Seminar : 2.0 cr : WI
LE (Environment) :3.0 cr
LE (Literature) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr