Detroit, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
59%
41%
student ratio
49
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
46%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Economic Development Graduate Certificate [Economic Development]
    • Urban Studies And Planning Master of Urban Planning (MUP)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 16
    • 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 Thesis or essay
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

46% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 62
    • Accepted 29
    • Acceptance Rate 46
    • Enrolled 15
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • 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 DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesgraduate 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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students49
    • Female Percentage59%
    • Male Percentage41%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students49
    • Part-time Percentage76%
    • Full-time Percentage24%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American31%
    • White / Caucasian55%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student6%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCommunity development, economic development, environmental planning, housing policy, land use planning and policy, local fiscal policy, local planning practices, neighborhood change, sustainable food systems
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

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. Rayman Mohamed

Interim Chair, Associate Professor and Graduate Director

Phone: 313-577-3356
Email: rayman.mohamed@wayne.edu

Email: dusp@wayne.edu


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