Undergraduate Urban Studies Programs

Urban Studies is an interdisciplinary program in the College of Arts & Sciences that draws on faculty and resources across the university and the city to offer students a multi-faceted approach to the study of urban trends. Undergraduates can study towards an urban studies major  or urban studies minor.

Urban Studies Certificate

Penn’s Graduate Urban Studies Program offers a Certificate in Urban Studies to be taken in conjunction with a Ph.D. offered by the University through one of the disciplines or professional schools. It is aimed at students who want to augment their disciplinary studies to address urban topics or problems from an interdisciplinary perspective.


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