Certificate in Urban Planning

Not offered in the 2017-18 Academic Year

Requirements (25 units)

Certificates may be earned by regularly matriculated or extended learning students and denote successful completion of a prescribed program of study designed to:

  1. impart specified professional/vocational/career competencies; or
  2. produce mastery of the content of a sub-field of an academic major (discipline); or
  3. provide exposure to the range of materials in a traditional or emerging interdisciplinary field.

Certain certificate programs contain 600-level courses as requirements and/or electives. These 600-level courses may not be taken by undergraduate students. Candidates must receive two-thirds of their certificate-applicable credit from the university. The transferring of credit or the substitution of courses may occur only after application to the appropriate campus authority.

Certificate Requirements

GEOG 202Introduction to Geographic Information Systems and Cartography5
GEOG 306Remote Sensing of the Environment4
GEOG 307Transportation Issues and Development4
GEOG 415Urban Planning and Land Development4
GEOG 440Understanding the City4
Four units chosen from:4
Urban Anthropology
Economics of the Environment
Conservation and Natural Resources
Internship in Geography
Environmental Health Management
Urban Sociology
Total Units25