University of Pittsburgh

Urban Studies Program

What can I do with a degree in Urban Studies?

Urban Studies prepares graduates for a variety of fields and careers in the private, for-profit world as well as the public and private nonprofit sectors.

Career Paths

Many of our graduates work in community development corporations, government and private planning departments, and local and state government offices—just to name a few employers.

Students pursue careers in:

Graduate Education

Many of our students continue on to graduate school in:

An Urban Studies major

Unravels the complexities of the urban world.

Contact Us:

Dr. Carolyn J. L. Carson

Professor William Chase

Urban Studies Program
University of Pittsburgh
3500 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Tel: 412-648-7489