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    Sep 30, 2022  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Urban Policy and Planning, BA

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This program is designed for students who are looking for opportunities to pursue a professional career in policy and planning. The program is structured to accommodate students who transfer to UNT from a community college or for those that start as freshmen. A major strength of the program is its close affiliation with city planning departments within the Dallas-Fort Worth region.

Candidates for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Urban Policy and Planning must meet the following requirements.

Hours required and general/college requirements

A minimum of 120 semester hours, of which 42 must be advanced, and fulfillment of degree requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree as specified in the University Core Curriculum  in the Academics section of this catalog and the College of Health and Public Service. 

Requirements: 42 hours in the university core, 33 hours in the major, 12 hours of Urban Policy and Planning electives, plus 33 hours of free electives to total 120 required semester hours.

Free Electives, 33 hours

Courses may be selected from any offered at UNT that the student and the advisor deem appropriate to the degree.

Other requirements

• Must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 for entering the program
• A grade of C or better and a minimum GPA of 2.5 in all courses in the major
• Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 for graduation

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