USF and the Leo T. McCarthy Center
are proud to introduce the
New Master of Arts in Urban Affairs
Find out more at our upcoming info session
Tuesday, March 19 | 6:00 p.m. | MA 227*
The MA in Urban Affairs Program is ideal for students who wish to become specialists in analyzing the challenges of 21st Century urbanism. The program leverages the advantages of its unique location in the San Francisco Bay Area – one of the most dynamic urban environments in the United States. Students have opportunities to develop practical research skills from extensive engagement in San Francisco and Bay Area cities.
The program includes:
- Core courses in urban studies, public policy, and research methods
- Elective courses offered by prominent practitioners in the field
- An innovative community-based research requirement, which gives students direct experience in conducting applied urban research, analyzing policy alternatives and working with community-based organizations
- A capstone project and internship, where students develop expertise in particular areas of urban policy while building personal and career networks
Application Deadline: May 1st
*In the Masonic building, on Masonic Ave. & Turk Ave.