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Urban Studies (BA, BS)

College: College of Liberal Arts
Strong Interest Inventory Code(s): IES

Acquire the conceptual and analytical frameworks and specialized skills needed for professions focused on urban change or development in public agencies, non-profits, or private business. Understand the way cities work and use the vast resources of the Twin Cities to explore interests.

Sub-plans: Social and Cultural Analysis of Urban Life, Urban Political Economy, Urban Infrastructure and Environment, International Urban Issues


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