Possible career directions that could come from this major include:
Urban Church Ministry
Students would be qualified for paid and support-raising positions in Urban Churches.
Non-profit Urban Ministry
Students would be qualified for paid and support-raising positions in Christian Ministries in Urban areas.
Youth Services and Programming
Jobs are available in city and county recreational and after-school programming. Students would be qualified to work in juvenile group home environments.
Employment could be found with the Department of Human Services and wrap-around services like Therapeutic Support Specialists. With further study students could gain employment in social work. Additional courses in psychology or sociology could qualify students for certain social service jobs.
Urban and Regional Planning and Development
Students could find employment with city and local municipalities in planning and development through internship experiences in these fields during their educational training. Students interested in jobs in planning should consider getting GIS certification in addition to their core curriculum.
Community Organizing and Activism
Public Policy and Advocacy
Urban Education and ESL
Students could gain employment in staff support roles in public schools. Students who are wanting to teach English to language learners in the US and abroad could find employment by taking additional classes to gain ESL certification.