Community Development Concentration Graduation Requirements

Courses Required for Graduation

Course Number Course Name Credit
URBN 501 Urban Issues in a Global Context 3
URBN 510 Christ and the City 3
URBN 575 Applied Research and Program Evaluation 3
URBN 570 Leadership Development 3
URBN 580 Urban Models for Social Transformation 3
URBN 540 Race and Ethnic Relations 3
CDEV 500 Community Organizing 3
CDEV 525 Foundations of Community Development 2
CDEV 536 Practical Financial Management 3
CDEV 670 Community Revitalization Strategies 2
CDEV 695 Leadership Practicum 2
URBN 690 Graduate Research Project 3

Electives

Select 1 of the following:

Course Number Course Name Credit
CDEV 545 Neighborhood Economic Development 3
CDEV 575 Urban Planning and Policy Analysis 3
CDEV 655 Disaster Response and Community Redevelopment 3

One-Credit Seminars

Select 2 (URBN 520 required)

Course Number Course Name Credit
URBN 515 Faith and the Professions 1
URBN 520 Cross-Cultural Skills for Urban Service 1
URBN 525 Resource Development 1
URBN 535 Programming for Youth Development 1
URBN 555 Emotional Intelligence 1
URBN 630 Special Topics 1
URBN 635 Supervising Youth Development 1