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City and Regional Planning

The University of Texas at Arlington

12 months
Duration
20620 USD/year
20620 USD/year
10828 USD/year
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About

The City and Regional Planning programme offered by the University of Texas at Arlington prepares students for careers as professional planners with public, private and nonprofit organizations.

Overview

The City and Regional Planning programme offered by The University of Texas at Arlington does this by training students to apply planning theory, knowledge, techniques, and skills to “real world” planning problems through coursework, studios, and internship opportunities.

UTA’s City and Regional Planning Master’s Degree Program is accredited by the Planning Accreditation Board (PAB). The program’s mission, goals and objectives, and accreditation efforts are shaped in consultation with the MCRP Advisory Board composed of alumni and area practitioners.

The program’s curriculum imparts knowledge, skills and values necessary for entering the planning profession. The degree requires completion of 48 hours of study.

MCRP Program Highlights

  • 2 Year Graduate Degree Program with Certificates
  • Nationally Accredited Program with a Long History
  • Excellent Internship and Job Placement
  • Located in the heart of Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, 4th largest Metropolitan Region in the Country
  • Employment Opportunities & Mentorship Programs

Accreditation

UTA’s City and Regional Planning Master’s Degree Program is accredited by the Planning Accreditation Board (PAB).

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Planning History, Theory and Ethics
  • Planning, Urban Development and Structure
  •  Metropolitan Sustainability and Plan Making
  •  Leadership and Communication Skills in the Planning Process
  • Techniques of Planning Analysis 
  • Plan Implementation, Zoning and Regulations
  • Land Use Planning and the Law

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

Basic admission requirements must be met before a student can be accepted. In meeting these requirements, an applicant 

  • must have a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university or its foreign equivalent, with a satisfactory grade-point average;
  • must have an acceptable and current score on the aptitude tests of the Graduate Record Examination or the Graduate Management Admission Test, as specified by the department or program to which application is being made; 
  • demonstrate potential for graduate work in the chosen field through previous academic performance; and 
  • be approved for admission by the department in which a degree is sought. Certain programs require students to submit to and satisfactorily complete a background check review as a condition of admission and/or participation in education experiences. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20620 USD/year
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  • National

    20620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20620 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10828 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10828 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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