Courses in Urban Studies

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UBST-101, 102, 202 Urban Studies Internship Program (formerly SS-901, 902, 911)

SS-901 – 3 credits, requires 135 hours at internship site.
SS-902 – 3 credits, requires 135 hours at internship site; Prerequisite: SS-901.
SS-911 – 6 credits, requires 270 hours at internship site.


Open only to matriculated students who have achieved a minimum cumulative index of 2.5 and completed 24 credits and/or are recommended by the faculty. A student may register for a maximum of 6 credits inthe internshipprogram. The student is strongly encouraged to contact the supervisor before the start of the semester in order to secure optimal and timely placement. Students may not receive credit for both SS901 and/or SS902 and SS911. Internships offer on-the-job professional training in representative urban occupations such as social work, government, public interest activism, criminal justice, law, education, communications, health care, and cultural affairs. Students are required to work a minimum number of hours a week, attend regular meetings with the internship supervisor, and participate in a campus-wide Internship Forum during the semester. Agrade of pass/fail is based on work evaluations and a paper.

  More information on the Internship Program.


Faculty teaching Urban Studies

  Dr. Tricarico



Social Sciences Disciplines