153
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Pennsylvania / Department of City and Regional Planning is located in Philadelphia, PA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Certificate) Urban design
(Certificate) Land preservation
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) City and regional planning
Master of Urban Spatial Analytics (MUSA) Urban spatial analytics
(Certificate) Urban redevelopment
(Certificate) GIS and spatial analysis
Master of City Planning (MCP) City planning

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 65
Doctoral Degrees 5
Other Advanced Degrees 7

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

395
Applied
243
Accepted
101
Enrolled
62%

Applying

80
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Spring deadline January 12th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available

Student Body

153
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
96%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.92%
Black or African American 3.27%
White or Caucasian 47%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.23%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.65%
Two or more races 1.31%
Unknown 0.65%

Gender

Male (44%)
Female (55%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Full-time (16)
Part-time (3)
Male (11)
Female (8)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Transportation planning, community and economic development, public private development, land use and environmental planning, urban design
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 210 South 34th Street
127 Meyerson Hall
Philadelphia, PA  19104
United States
Contact Dr. John Landis
Department Chair
Email: jlan@design.upenn.edu
Phone: 215-746-2340