Master of Urban and Regional Planning

College of Business and Public Management
Core Courses27
PLN 508Qualitative Methods and Community Engagement Techniques3
GEO 509Quantitative Methods in Planning/Geography3
GEO 521Suburbanization and Land Development3
PLN 525Planning History, Theory and Ethics3
PLN 527Planning Law and Organization3
GEO 534Geographic Information Systems3
PLN 536Environmental Planning3
PLN 505Planning Design (Studio A)3
PLN 605Planning Design (Studio B)3
Elective Courses21
Choose from the following (or others by advisement):
Topical Seminar in Geography
Seminar in Physical Geography
Internet Applications of Geographic Information Systems
Population Processes
Metropolitan Systems and Problems
Transportation Planning
Environmental Modeling with Geographic Information Systems
Geography and Planning of Housing
Introduction to Business GIS
Applications of Geographic Information Systems
Internship in Urban and Regional Planning
Thesis in Geography
Total Minimum Credits Required48

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