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Historic Preservation Planning

Cornell University

24 months
29500 USD/year
29500 USD/year
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This program in Historic Preservation Planning, offered by Cornell University, prepares students for work in the history and preservation of buildings in a variety of urban and rural contexts. Two years of course work normally are needed.


The Cornell University offer a master degree in Historic Preservation Planning. Students are required to complete sixty credits, including a six-credit thesis. 

Students are strongly encouraged to seek summer employment in the field.

Concentrations by Subject

  • historic preservation planning

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • A basic core of three preservation courses and two semesters of course work in American architectural history is also required
  • If not satisfied by prior undergraduate work, it should be completed in the first year at Cornell

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • all Graduate School Requirements, including the TOEFL Exam or IELTS Academic Exam for non-native English applicants
  • two recommendations
  • TOEFL or IELTS English proficiency test
  • Note: GRE test scores are no longer required for application to this program

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29500 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29500 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Ithaca

1128 - 2460 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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