176
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Rutgers University–New Brunswick / Program in Urban Planning and Policy Development is located in New Brunswick, NJ, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor/Master of City and Regional Planning (JD/MCRP)
Master of Business Administration/Master of Community and Regional Planning (MBA/MCRP)
Master of City and Regional Planning (MCRP)
Master of City and Regional Studies (MCRS)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 52

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

325
Applied
190
Accepted
100
Enrolled
58%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No
Spring deadline November 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 575
TOEFL IBT score: 88

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

176
Total Graduate Students
26%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
73%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.25%
Black or African American 12.5%
White or Caucasian 69%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.14%
Asian 4.55%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 5.68%

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (49%)

Faculty

27
Total faculty
Full-time (24)
Part-time (3)
Male (21)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Land use, transportation, housing, environmental planning, urban redevelopment, international development
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 33 Livingston Avenue
Room 202
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
United States
Contact Dr. Lyna Wiggins
Director
Email: lyna@rutgers.edu
Phone: 848-932-2802
Fax: 732-932-6564