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Urban and Regional Studies, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Green Bay, WI, United States
Urban and Regional Studies gives students who want to make a difference in their community the experience and skills that they will need to transform and revitalize older neighborhoods, to design and plan new suburban communities; and to better the lives and well-being of persons across metropolitan and rural regions.
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Coursework in the major includes introductory and advanced courses in many of the social science disciplines that contribute to the broader field of urban studies -- including economics, geography, political science, psychology, and sociology -- as well as professional fields such as urban design and urban and regional planning. All students engage in theoretical and applied studies with a special problem focus on people, groups, and institutions within the urban community.  While the major serves as an important gateway to the many urban-related careers in the public, private, and non-profit sector, it also serves as a broad-based, interdisciplinary social science major or minor.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Public Address
  • Expository Writing
  • Intro Statistics
  • Intro to Sociology
  • Displays of Geographic Information
  • The City and Its Regional Context

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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Tuition Fee

  • International

    15730 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15730 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    8616 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8616 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7878 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7878 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Green Bay

  • 1105 - 1840 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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