12 months
726 USD/credit 21780 USD/year
726 USD/credit 21780 USD/year
196 USD/credit 5880 USD/year
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The Urban Studies and Planning program of Savannah State University is the only one of its kind in Coastal Georgia. Faculty members introduce students to complex issues facing cities through a multi-disciplinary and socially conscious worldview.


Program Features

Faculty members offer professional training in such areas as Housing and Community Development, Geographic Information Systems, Environmental Planning, Transportation Planning, Urban Design and Historic Preservation. 

The Urban Studies and Planning program of Savannah State University is designed to prepare professionals to build neighborhoods, cities and large-scale regions and empower people to transform their communities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of American Urbanization
  • Methods of Urban Research
  • Statistical Methods for Urban Analysis
  • Planning
  • Computer Applications for Urban Information Systems
  • Urban Fiscal Policy Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of graduate application
  • Proficient Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Miller Analogies Test (MAT) score
  • Three academic and professional letters of reference
  • Statement of Interest (1,000 words)
  • Official transcripts from each college and university attended
  • Curriculum Vitae

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 726 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    21780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 726 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 196 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Savannah

900 - 1510 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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