Applications are currently being accepted for fall 2021. Admissions decisions are sent on a rolling basis throughout the spring. Students are encouraged to apply before July 1, 2021 for degree programs and July 15, 2021 for certificates/advanced certificates.

The Department of Urban Studies offers a master’s degree and advanced certificate programs for students pursuing both scholarly and professional interests in the political, economic, and social dynamics of contemporary urban life.  Students develop critical thinking, analytical and leadership skills necessary to advance in their workplaces and to advocate for social justice in their communities. 

MA in Urban Studies

Advanced Certificate in Community Leadership

Advanced Certificate in Leading Change in Healthcare Systems

Advanced Certificate in Public Administration and Public Policy

Advanced Certificate in Workplace Democracy and Community Ownership