UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Urban Studies and Planning, B.A.

The Transfer Degree Road Map on this page presumes the completion of lower division General Education, the United States History and Government requirements, and lower division core requirements for this major. See General Education Rules for more information. Lower division major requirements can be found by looking at the 4-Year Degree Road Map for this major. Refer to ASSIST for transfer information and articulation of courses taken at California Community Colleges. Verified Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) STAR Act students should use the ADT/STAR Act Degree Road Map for their major.

Once transfer coursework is evaluated, applicants and admitted students can use the Degree Progress Report/Planner to learn which requirements need to be completed.

To meet residency requirements, students must complete a minimum of 30 units at CSUN: 24 units must be upper division, 12 units in the major, and 9 units in General Education.

Transfer Year 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
URBS 206 3
URBS 250 3
URBS 310 (meets GE Upper Division Section D Social Sciences) 3
URBS 340A (meets GE B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning) 3
GE Upper Division from Section C or Section F 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
URBS 300 3
URBS 340B 3
Urban Studies and Planning Elective* 3
Electives 3/3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
URBS 440 3
URBS 460 3
URBS 494C (Internship) 3
Urban Studies and Planning Electives* 3/3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
URBS 450 4
URBS 490C (Field Work) 3
Urban Studies and Planning Electives* 3/3
Elective 2
Total 15
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120

*Electives Requirement (15 units) Choose five of the following elective courses: GEOG 206/L, GEOG 306/L, URBS 345, URBS 350, URBS 380, URBS 400, URBS 405, UBRS 408, URBS 412, URBS 415, URBS 416, URBS 420, URBS 425, URBS 430, URBS 435, URBS 440, URBS 441, URBS 452, URBS 480, URBS 495A-Z