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University of Southern California

Master of Planning Program

Los Angeles, CA

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University of Southern California

Overview

University of Southern California / Master of Planning Program is located in Los Angeles, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Architecture/Master of Planning (M Arch/M Pl)
Master of Planning/Master of Arts (M Pl/MA)
Master of Planning/Master of Science (M Pl/MS)
Master of Planning/Master of Social Work (M Pl/MSW)
Master of Business Administration/Master of Planning (MBA/M Pl)
Master of Landscape Architecture/Master of Planning (ML Arch/M Pl)
Master of Public Administration/Master of Planning (MPA/M Pl)
Master of Planning/Master of Public Policy (M Pl/MPP)
Master of Planning/Master of Real Estate Development (M Pl/MRED)
(Graduate Certificate) Sustainable cities
(Graduate Certificate) Transportation systems
Master of Planning (M Pl) Urban planning

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 40

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE, GMAT
Comp Exam Required
Internship

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

259
Applied
185
Accepted
74
Enrolled
71%

Applying

85
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
Spring deadline November 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE, GMAT

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

122
Total Graduate Students
12%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 11.48%
Black or African American 2.46%
White or Caucasian 46%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 18.85%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 4.1%
Unknown 4.1%

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (54%)

Faculty

151
Total faculty
Full-time - 51
Part-time - 100
Male (109)
Female (42)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Transportation and infrastructure, comparative international development, healthy communities, social economic development, sustainable community planning
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
6,160,914

Location & Contact

Address University Park Campus
Los Angeles, CA  90089
United States
Contact Dr. Tridib Banerjee
Director, Graduate Programs in Urban Planning
Email: tbanerje@usc.edu
Phone: 213-740-4724
Fax: 213-740-5379

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