A Minor in Urban Studies requires 15 hours of course work. Candidates must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or better in the minor. Courses taken on a satisfactory/ unsatisfactory basis may not be applied to the minor. Special topics courses or other courses relevant to urban studies may be included as electives when approved in advance by the urban studies coordinator - Dr. Larry R. Irons.

Students must take:

Core Courses: 9
SOC 2203
The City
SOC 2202
Urban Sociology
SOC 3344
Problems of Urban Community
Electives: select two from the following: 6
SOC 2280
Technology and Society
SOC 3400
Environment, Society, and Aging
Communities and Crime
HIST 2008
History of St. Louis
POL SCI 2350
Introduction to Urban Politics
POL SCI 3450
Urban Administration
Total Hours 15