Department of Urban Studies and Planning College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Wayne State University

Department of Urban Studies and Planning College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Wayne State University

Detroit, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
47%
53%
student ratio
59
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
37%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Economic Development Graduate Certificate
    • Urban Studies And Planning Master of Urban Planning (MUP)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 21
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

37% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 74
    • Accepted 28
    • Acceptance Rate 37
    • Enrolled 19
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline October 1st September 1st Yes
    • Spring deadline February 1st January 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesadmission to Graduate School
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesadmission to Graduate School, graduate degree or actively pursuing a graduate degree at WSU; personal statement of interest
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, TWE required, 6 TWE paper based, Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score 85)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 31
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students59
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students59
    • Part-time Percentage73%
    • Full-time Percentage27%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American36%
    • White / Caucasian53%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown3%

Location & Contact

Department of Urban Studies and Planning

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Dr. Kami Pothukuchi

Interim Chair

Phone: 313-577-4296
Email: k.pothukuchi@wayne.edu

Dr. Robin Boyle

Phone: 313-577-2701
Email: dusp@wayne.edu


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