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2022/2023 University Catalog 
2022/2023 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Urban Studies, Urban Planning, Design, and Management Specialization, B.A. in Liberal Arts and Sciences

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(SIMS Code: 117012)

All candidates for a degree in liberal arts and sciences must complete the graduation requirements in the section of this catalog on “Graduation Requirements .” Students are cautioned that several of the required and elective courses have prerequisites.

A minor is not required with this major

Language Requirement

Competency (successfully completing the third college semester or fifth college quarter) is required in one language other than English to fulfill the graduation requirement. Refer to the section of this catalog on “Graduation Requirements .”

Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement

Passing the Writing Placement Assessment with a score of 10 or completing one of the approved upper division writing courses (W) with a grade of C (2.0) or better. See “Graduation Requirements ” section for a complete listing of requirements.


A minimum of 36 upper division units to include:

Three Units of High Impact Learning

Other high impact courses or study abroad may qualify if appropriate and preapproved by the undergraduate adviser:

Three units of high impact learning and the submission of a capstone portfolio to the undergraduate adviser. This requirement may be met with

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