This minor emphasis is pending approval at Gordon College. The following represents the program's trajectory of study in an urban emphasis. Gordon students interested in pursuing a minor in Urban Studies should contact the director.
Some Suggested Prerequsite Courses
Courses Available During the Gordon IN Boston Semester Program:
The director will work with the individual student to choose an urban studies internship appropriate to their principal area of interest. The program has established a variety of placement possibilities, including a number of possibilities in the areas of government, law, politics, health, and community development. Students should plan to work a minimum of 15-20 hours per week for the duration of the semester. Every placement will have a specific supervisor and stated goals for the work engaged. The BOS301: Seminar in Urban Systems course will serve as a weekly reporting and trouble-shooting requirement for the student.