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Urban Studies and Community Development BA

Course Number and TitleCredits
UF 100 Foundations of Intellectual Life3
UF 200 Foundations of Ethics and Diversity3
FW ENGL 101 Writing and Rhetoric I3
FW ENGL 102 Writing and Rhetoric II3
FC Foundations of Oral Communication3
FM Foundations of Mathematics course3-4
FN ENVSTD 121 Introduction to Environmental Studies3
FN Foundations of Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course with a lab4
FA Foundations of Arts course3
FH Foundations of Humanities course3-4
FS ECON 202 Principles of Microeconomics3
FS SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology3
ECON 432 Urban Economics3
GEOG 360 Intro to Geographic Information Systems3
HIST 353 The Making of the Modern American City3
POLS 404 Urban Politics3
SPS 200 Problem Solving in Public Service3
SPS 240 Data in Public Service3
SPS 301 Engagement and Empathy in Public Service3
URBAN 200 Intro to Urban Studies & Community Development3
URBAN 201 Planning and the Environment3
URBAN 300 Urban Infrastructure3
FF URBAN 492 Capstone Seminar3
Choose one (1) from the following:
SPS 395 Public Service Studio
URBAN 489 Investigate Boise
URBAN 490 Urban Studies Field School
URBAN 493 Internship
VIP 400 Vertically Integrated Projects
3
Choose three (3) credits from the following Urban Tools and Strategies courses:
SPS 495 Tools and Strategies in Public Service
URBAN 340 Public Participation and Civic Engagement
URBAN 341 Grant and Proposal Development
URBAN 342 Survey Design
URBAN 343 Public/Private Partnerships
URBAN 344 Public Finance and Budgeting
URBAN 345 Data Visualization
URBAN 346 Community Development Strategies
URBAN 347 Real Estate Development
URBAN 348 Historic Preservation
URBAN 349 Leadership in Community Development
URBAN 350 Greening Strategies for the City
3
Choose three (3) courses from the following of urban and community development electives:
Any 3 credits from upper division CJ courses
COMM 361, COMM 435, CONFLICT 390, CONFLICT 401, *ECON 474, ENVSTD 430, ENVSTD 435, ENVSTD 460, GLOBAL 302, GLOBAL 303, GLOBAL 304, HIST 320, HIST 349, HIST 387, MEDIA 301, POLS 409, *SOC 305, SOC 403, SOC 412, SOC 421, SOC 425, SOC 426, SOC 445, SOC 481, SPS 340, SPS 395, SPS 495, URBAN 301, URBAN 320, URBAN 360, URBAN 370, URBAN 375, URBAN 390, URBAN 410, URBAN 415, URBAN 420, URBAN 425, URBAN 489, URBAN 430, URBAN 490, URBAN 494, URBAN 497, URBAN 498, URBAN 499
9
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits4
Electives to total 120 credits29-31
Total120
*These courses require prerequisites that are not required for the major.
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