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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Urban and Regional Studies B.A.
Sample Plan: Urban and Regional Studies B.A.
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: 15.0 cr
UST 1000 - UMD Seminar : 1.0 cr
POL 1011 - American Government and Politics : 3.0 cr : LE CAT6, SOC SCI
LE (Writing & Information Literacy) :3.0 cr
LE (Logic & Quantitative Reasoning) :4.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
URS 1001 - World Cities: An Introduction to Global Urbanization : 3.0 cr : LE CAT8, SOC SCI, GLOBAL PER
ECON 1023 - Principles of Economics: Micro : 3.0 cr : LE CAT, SOC SCI
LE (Natural Sciences) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
GEOG 1202 - World Regional Geography : 3.0 cr : LE CAT8, LEIP CAT08, GLOBAL PER
SOC 1101 - Introduction to Sociology : 4.0 cr : LE CAT, LECD C, SOC SCI, CDIVERSITY
LE (Fine Arts) :3.0 cr
LE (Oral Communication & Languages) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
ARTH 2300 - The City as a Work of Art : 3.0 cr : LE CAT9, LEIP CAT09, HUMANITIES
SOC 2155 - Introduction to Research Methods and Analysis : 4.0 cr
LE (Natural Sciences) :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
GEOG 3334 - Urban Geography : 3.0 cr
SOC 3155 - Quantitative Research Methods and Analysis : 4.0 cr
LE (Sustainability) :4.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
GEOG 3335 - Urban Planning : 3.0 cr
GEOG 3481 - The Ecology of Cities : 3.0 cr
SOC 3901 - Social Change and Social Policy : 3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
URS 3097 - Internship : 3.0 cr
GEOG 3422 - Natural Hazards : 3.0 cr
WRIT 31xx - Adv Writing (3 cr) : 3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Elective :1.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
ECON 3721 - Natural Resource and Energy Economics : 3.0 cr
LE (Humanities) :3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr