Urban Studies, Minor

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About This Degree

This Program is Not Currently Accepting Application

The Urban Studies minor is an interdisciplinary program designed to enable students to acquire essential skills for a wide variety of careers in cities and related to cities. It is a rigorous program of study intended to introduce students to the key urban studies concepts, and to develop their critical thinking about cities.  This minor is open to students with any major.  It will complement students’ majors and will enhance their ability to gain meaningful employment in a wide variety of city-based or city-related careers.


Max Herman (mherman2@njcu.edu), Director
Associate Professor of Sociology and Anthropology


  • Nurdan Aydin, Professor, Geoscience
  • Deborah Freile, Associate Professor of Geoscience
  • William Montgomery, Professor, Geography
  • Fran Moran, Professor, Political Science
  • Tim White, Assistant Professor of History
  • Rubina Vohra, Professor, Economics