Degree Options

Tulane Campus Aerial

CCC students gain disciplinary training in their chosen track of Social Work, Sociology, or Urban Studies, while they also pursue multidisciplinary approaches in their dissertation research, addressing interrelationships among natural and built environments and the social, economic, and political institutions and processes that shape cities and metropolitan regions.


Above: Drone photograph of the Gibson Quad on Tulane’s Uptown campus, looking from famed St. Charles Avenue (at bottom) north toward New Orleans’s downtown skyline and Lake Pontchartrain (photo by Jackson Hill Photography, LLC © 2018).