The UCSC is an interdisciplinary research center in the College of Education & Human Development in the Georgia State University. UCSC promotes the overall development and school success of children and youth in urban contexts through innovative, translational research that informs policy and practice. Leveraging the College’s and University’s talent and resources, UCSC focuses on children, families, school, and communities.

To achieve this goal, UCSC utilizes an interdisciplinary approach focusing on the following areas: