United States Ph.D. in Urban Affairs & Planning Doctorate Programs
Earning a Ph.D. in urban affairs and planning may take 5-7 years to complete. Urban affairs and planning Ph.D. programs typically require students to create a thesis or dissertation that is based upon original research conducted throughout their time as students. Urban affairs and planning Ph.D. students are likely to spend a great deal of their time conducting research to discover new policies, procedures, or solutions to modern challenges facing urban communities.
Review Doctorate programs in Urban Affairs & Planning such as an on-campus Ph.D. in Urban Policy Analysis and Management, or the on-campus Ph.D. in Cities Planning, and the Ph.D. in Urban, Technological, and Environmental Planning.
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- Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia, PA
The Urban Education program is an interdisciplinary program with a social justice orientation. It emphasizes the complexity of the relationships between urban schools and the political, economic, and historic factors that affect urban life more broadly.
- Philadelphia, PA
- Saint Louis, MOSaint Louis, MO
St. Louis University
Advances in technology, complex social issues, and the changes in public demands create the need for highly skilled and creative administrators in the public and private sectors. The Department of Public Policy Studies at Saint Louis University is commi...
- Jackson, MSJackson, MS
Jackson State University
The Department of Urban and Regional Planning at Jackson State University offers graduate degrees at the Master's and Ph.D. levels. The Department also offers an Bachelor of Arts degree in Urban Studies. Graduate students may specialize in one of three...
- Los Angeles, CALos Angeles, CA
University of California - Los Angeles
- Denver, CODenver, CO
University of Colorado Denver
- Lubbock, TXLubbock, TX
Texas Tech University
An interdisciplinary program administered by the College of Architecture.
- Ann Arbor, MIAnn Arbor, MI
University of Michigan
- Buffalo, NYBuffalo, NY
University at Buffalo
University at Buffalo offers an NAAB-accredited Master of Architecture in a 2-year program for those who have undergraduate degrees in architecture and a 3.5-year program for those holding degrees in other disciplines. The University at Buffalo also of...
- Champaign, ILChampaign, IL
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
- Irvine, CAIrvine, CA
University of California, Irvine
Master's of Urban and Regional Planning Prospective graduate students from all backgrounds, including humanities, social sciences, physical sciences, natural sciences, architecture and engineering, are welcome to apply to the MU...
- College Station, TXCollege Station, TX
Texas A&M University
- New Orleans, LANew Orleans, LA
University of New Orleans
Urban Development, Social and Cultural Change, Environmental Policy and Management; Applied Urban Anthropology Track...
- Atlanta, GAAtlanta, GA
Georgia Institute Of Technology
The two-year Master of City Planning degree is the accredited professional degree and is accepted by the American Institute of Certified Planners as the educational basis for membership.
- Tallahassee, FLTallahassee, FL
Florida State University
Planners are concerned with issues that affect the world - the preservation and enhancement of the quality of life in a community, the protection of the environment, the promotion of equitable economic opportunity, and the management of growth and chang...
- Akron, OHAkron, OH
University of Akron
- San Francisco, CASan Francisco, CA
University of California - Berkeley
- Columbus, OHColumbus, OH
Ohio State University
City and Regional Planning addresses the future of cities, neighborhoods, rural areas and metropolitan regions all across the globe. The Master of City and Regional Planning Program at the Knowlton School trains students to apply knowledge and theor...
- Arlington, TXArlington, TX
University of Texas at Arlington
Public and Urban Administration
The PhD in Public and Urban Administration prepares students for positions of responsibility in upper-level management in either public or nonprofit s...
- Arlington, TX
- Gainesville, FLGainesville, FL
The University of Florida
- New Brunswick, NJNew Brunswick, NJ
Rutgers University of New Jersey
The Bloustein School’s M.C.R.P. degree is generally recognized as the professional degree in the field...
- Seattle, WASeattle, WA
University of Washington
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- Chapel Hill, NCChapel Hill, NC
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The Department of City and Regional Planning is one of the largest, oldest, and best known programs of graduate planning education and research in North America. It was founded in 1946 to demonstrate the practical application of social science methods t...