Cities—how they function, what they mean for people’s lives, and the systems and policy areas—fundamentally shape the urban environment. In courses that focus on cities, you will learn about broad sets of analytical, policy, and management skills to inform infrastructure, design, and thoughtful planning.

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URPL-GP.1605, Land Use Law
PADM-GP.2109, Legal Literacy: What Public Service Leaders Need to Know About the American Legal System
URPL-GP.2415, Public Policy and Planning in New York
PADM-GP.2416, Racial Inequality in America: What Do We Do Now?
URPL-GP.2452, Public-Private Partnerships, Public Spaces, Politics, & the Press
URPL-GP.2608, Urban Economics
URPL-GP.2620, Race, Ethnicity, Class, and Gender in American Cities
URPL-GP.2624, Environmental Planning: Communities, Fairness, and Beyond
URPL-GP.2625, Environmental Infrastructure for Sustainable Cities
URPL-GP.2635, Community Equity and Wealth Building
URPL-GP.2652, Urban Infrastructure Project Planning
URPL-GP.2670, Land Use, Housing and Community Development in New York City Seminar
URPL-GP.2680, Urban Design
PADM-GP.4191, Understanding the Role Federal Tax Credits Play in the Affordable Housing & Renewable Energy Sectors
PADM-GP.4250, Hunger and Food Security in a Global Perspective
URPL-GP.4603, Urban Plan Practicum
URPL-GP.4622, Wealth and Inequality
URPL-GP.4632, Planning Healthy Neighborhoods
URPL-GP.4634, Equitable Community Engagement
URPL-GP.4636, Housing Policy I
URPL-GP.4638, Housing Policy II
URPL-GP.4666, Topics in Urban Studies: City Lab - Converting Brown Office Buildings into Green Homes

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Katherine M. O'Regan

Professor of Public Policy and Planning; Director of Master of Science in Public Policy Program

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