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City and Regional Planning, Ph.D.

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University rank #13 (ARWU) Ithaca, NY, United States
City and regional planning (M.R.P., Ph.D.). Students learn to design, evaluate, and implement policies and programs that affect the social, economic, and physical development of urban and regional areas, including those in the Developing World.
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Overview

The educational program fosters theoretical and conceptual knowledge relevant to urban and regional studies, and the acquisition of professional skills, including those in critical thinking, oral presentation, writing, statistical analysis and Geographical Information Systems.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Concentrations by Subject:

  • City And Regional Planning
  • Economic Development Planning: Communities And Regions
  • International Studies In Planning
  • Land Use And Environmental Planning

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

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  • Minimum required score:

    100

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  • Minimum required score:

    600

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General Requirements

  • Applicants to all programs are required to submit recent GRE general test scores. A minimum TOEFL score of 600 (paper-based) or 250 (computer-based) is required.
  • All applicants to the PhD program must have a masters degree. Applicants admitted to the Ph.D. program who do not hold an M.R.P. degree from a recognized program will be expected to exhibit (or gain) basic competence in the masters’s core areas (history, theory, methods) as needed to serve ably as a teaching assistant.

Tuition Fee

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    29500 USD/year
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  • National

    29500 USD/year
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Living costs for Ithaca

  • 1128 - 2460 USD/month
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