The Minor in Urban Studies consists of six three-credit courses (eighteen credit hours) selected from the current catalog and distributed as follows: 

Course Number Course Name Credit
  Four Required Courses  
SOCI 105 Contemporary Social Problems 3
SOCI 205 Introduction to the City 3
SOCI 340 Urban Sociology 3
SOCI 495 Internship 3
  Two elective courses chosen from the following menu  
SOCI 305 Collective Behaviors and Social Activism 3
SOCI 312 Majority Minority Relations or SOWK 110 Human Diversity and Social Interaction  3
SOCI 370 Immigration and Transnationalism 3
EDUC 235 Urban Education 3
POLI 317 Urban Politics 3
YMIN 303 Youth Ministry in the Urban Setting 3
YMIN 304 Issues in Urban Ministry 3
URBN 501 Urban Issues in a Global Context* 3
URBN 510 Christ in the City* 3
  Total Credit Hours: 18

*By permission of the advisor/instructor None of the courses listed above have prerequisites. The two URBN  5** courses do require permission of the advisor/instructor, and such permission can be considered on a case by case basis.

Full descriptions of undergraduate course offerings are available in Eastern's undergraduate course catalog.