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About

Welcome to the Department of Urban and Regional Planning. We invite you to learn more about the Master of Science in Sustainable Urban Management (MSSUM) program at University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.

Overview

More and more people are living in cities, creating new challenges and opportunities for a variety of urban management professionals. 

Key Features 

  • Through the Sustainable Urban Management program at University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, you’ll learn the analytical and strategic skills essential for today’s midcareer professional to manage urban areas. 
  • Our program offers diverse perspectives regarding the multiplicity of interrelated urban systems. And it examines policy interventions that facilitate the creation of sustainable, safe, and resilient communities.

Programme Structure

  • As cities grow, so do career opportunities. Government agencies, urban-based nonprofits, and engineering firms specializing in infrastructure shape how cities accommodate growth. 
  • This program provides a 1-year (9 months), full-time, in-residency degree.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • 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

  • Submit an Online Application
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Recommendations
  • Transcripts
  • GRE Scores
  • International Applicants

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29614 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29614 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    29614 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29614 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Urbana

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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