Get your B.S. in Urban and Regional Development
About the Major
Study the economic development and sustainability of our built and natural environments.
Examine urban and regional growth, land development, and real estate.
Analyze data, use cartographic and geographic information systems
Learn about topics ranging from sustainable development and population geography
Recent Alum Thrives Using Regional Development Degree
Alex Prewitt (Urban and Regional Development, 2010) shares how working on real-world problems at the UA helped prepare him to thrive as an entrepreneur in the world of real estate.
Sample courses include:
- GEOG 302: Introduction to Sustainable Development
- GEOG 367: Population Geography
- GEOG 330: Introduction to Remote Sensing
- GEOG 484: Fire Mapping
- GEOG 456: The American City