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18 credit hours from the following:

 

Core Courses (6 credit hours)

GEG 3330: Agricultural Geography. Credits 3

HIS 3801: Rural History. Credits 3

 

Elective Courses (12 credit hours; no more than 6 hours earned from one discipline.  *Note* that ANT and SOC are the same department)

ANT 3900: Hunters and Gatherers. Credits 3

CMN 3260: Communication of Class in US Culture. Credits 3

ECN 3810: Economics of Natural Resources. Credits 3

ECN 3870: Agricultural Economics. Credits 3

ENG 3706: American Regional Literature. Credits 3

FCS 4854: Parent-Child Study and Community Involvement. Credits 3

GEO 3320: Natural Resource Conservation. Credits 3

GEO 3340: Land Change Science. Credits 3

GEO 3780: Land Use Planning. Credits 3

HIS 3810: History of Illinois. Credits 3

PLS 3603: State and Local Government. Credits 3

PLS 4763 (3763): Environmental Politics and Policy. Credits 3

PLS 4793: Civic and Nonprofit Leadership. Credits 3

RUR 3960 A/B/D/E: Special Topics in Rural Studies. Credits 3

RUR 4400 A/B/D/E: Independent Study in Rural Studies. Credits 1-3

SOC 3622: Population. Credits 3

SOC 3820: Environmental Sociology. Credits 3

SOC 4131: Sociology of Poverty and Social Welfare. Credits 3

 

Course descriptions can be found in the Undergraduate Catalog