Minor Requirements

Requirements for the Urban Studies minor are 20 credit hours.


Courses include:

  • URBN 112 The Social Life of Cities
  • URBN 231 Chicago
  • URBN 399 Pre-Field Preparation
  • BITH/URBN 376 Theologies of Transformation: Public and Political Theologies in Urban Context
  • URBN 496 Internship
  • URBN 494 Advanced Urban Studies Seminar
  • At least two credit hours of additional course work chosen from the list of approved core and elective courses for the major are also required.

Students completing the pre-field, field, and post-field experiences of Wheaton in Chicago can complete the minor without additional coursework.

A printable checklist for the Urban Studies minor is available here.

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