Bachelor of Science in Urban Studies
University of Nevada-Las Vegas

Program Details

Make a positive impact on your city with a Bachelor of Science degree in Urban Studies. With this online public administration degree, you will study the complexities of urban environments and learn how to meet your community’s needs.

Courses examine physical, economic, political, and social considerations at play in urban issues. You will gain valuable skills in data analysis and community engagement to discover and implement innovative solutions. Graduates will be prepared to communicate effectively and collaborate with individuals and organizations to create lasting change.

The curriculum includes topics such as:

  • Diversity in urban America
  • Gender and crime
  • Environment and development
  • Intercultural communication

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Nevada-Las Vegas is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score