Community Planning (Minor)

Community Planning (Minor)

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Planning is a multidisciplinary profession that requires an understanding of social, economic, and environmental connections to land use change. Students may supplement their major with the minor in community planning to enhance their skills to work with communities for improved sustainability. 

Contact

Mary Friedman

Program Coordinator for Community and Environmental Planning
PRINCIPAL LECTURER
Phone: (603) 862-4456
Office: Natural Resources & the Environment, James Hall Rm G62, Durham, NH 03824

Wendy Rose

BUSINESS MANAGER II
Phone: (603) 862-3933
Office: Natural Resources & the Environment, James Hall Rm 114, Durham, NH 03824
Natural Resources and the Environment
114 James Hall
Durham, NH 03824

Phone: (603) 862-1022

  • Tyler Quinn Smith ’18, who dual majored in community and environmental planning and ecogastronomy, talks about his time at UNH and his future.
    Tyler Quinn Smith ’18, who dual majored in community and environmental planning and ecogastronomy, talks about his time at UNH and his future.

Curriculum & Requirements

  • Required: 20 hours of credit
  • A grade of C- or better in each of the 5 courses.
  • No more than 8 credits used to satisfy major requirements may be used for the minor
  • Credit/fail courses may not be used for the minor.  
Group I: Theory and Practice of Planning
All or equivalent of the following three courses:
CEP 415Community Development Perspectives4
CEP 508Applied Community Development4
CEP 614Fundamentals of Planning4
Group II: Tools and Applications in Planning8
Select two of the following:
CEP 673
Green Real Estate
or CEP 672
Fundamentals of Real Estate
CEP 777
Topics in Community Planning
EREC 606
Land Economics Perspectives: Uses, Policies, and Taxes
EREC 627
Community Economics
EREC 756
Rural and Regional Economic Development
NR 658
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
NR 724
Resolving Environmental Conflicts
NR 785
Systems Thinking for Sustainable Solutions
TOUR 767
Social Impact Assessment
Total Credits20

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