Urban Design and Community and Regional Planning, Master | University of Texas at Austin | Austin, United States
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MSc/MSCRP On Campus

Urban Design and Community and Regional Planning

36 months
Duration
18490 USD/year
18490 USD/year
9676 USD/year
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About

The Urban Design and Community and Regional Planning MSc/MSCRP dual degree offered at University of Texas at Austin is an accelerated three year graduate program designed to prepare students for advanced work in the fields of urban design and planning.

Overview

Study Urban Design and Community and Regional Planning at University of Texas at Austin

The Urban Design and Community and Regional Planning MSc/MSCRP dual degree is offered at University of Texas at Austin. Upon matriculation candidates must complete a flexible core sequence of design, history/theory and technology in urban design. After successful completion of the core sequence, students are qualified to commence advanced study in the discipline, focusing on topics ranging from Sustainable Design, Cultural and Historic Landscapes, to issues of Urbanism and Landscape Architecture.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Urban Design History, Theory, Criticism
  • Urban Design Studio
  • Qualitative and Participatory Methods 
  • Viz-Comm and GIS 
  • Public Economics and Finance
  • Planning Law
  • Sustainable Land Use Planning
  • Planning: Theory and History

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

66 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application 
  • Statement of purpose: A 1,000-1,500 word essay that addresses your interest in Urban Design with respect to your academic and professional objectives, the factors that led you to apply to the UTSOA, a situation or job that helped you define your interest, your most substantial professional contribution and why you view it as such, and/or any other factors related to your academic or professional experience that you wish to convey to the admissions committee.
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Résumé or Curriculum Vitae
  • Upload portfolio as a single pdf through the portfolio credential on MyStatus: The level of creative skill you possess in any medium; The extent of your interest in the proposed degree program, made evident through your abilities in composition, physical form-making, or perception of the environment; Your ability to translate ideas into physical form, even if in simple terms such as drawing.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18490 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9245 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    18490 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9245 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • In-State

    9676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4838 USD per semester during 36 months.

Living costs for Austin

1243 - 2304 USD /month
Living costs

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

Financing

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Funding

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