Learn Outside the Classroom
Internship and research experiences are integral components of the urban studies program and a vital aspect of preparation for graduate school or a professional career. Internships are available at the local, state and national level. Recent urban studies majors have interned at:
- The Buffalo office of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
- The Erie County Industrial Development Agency
- The Erie County Department of Environment and Planning
- The City of Buffalo Planning Department
- The New York State Senate and Assembly
- A variety of other government and non-profit organization offices.