Bachelor in Urban & Public Affairs
Portland State University

Program Details

In the online Bachelor in Urban & Public Affairs degree program from Portland State University, you'll gain the knowledge and skills needed to draw connections and see the big picture, giving you the ability to stand out in the job market. The curriculum explores disciplinary-specific theories and practices related to the following topics:

  • Urban design & planning
  • Crime prevention & criminal justice policy
  • Politics
  • Public administration
  • Civic engagement
  • Public health​


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • High school GPA of 3.0 or higher is recommended OR a minimum of a 2.0 GPA for college transfer credits
  • SAT/ACT test scores
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities