Urban and Regional Planning

Capstone Projects

Also referred to as the M.S.URP Studio, the capstone course provides students the opportunity to partner with local counties and cities to develop applied planning projects based on the knowledge and skills developed in the program. At the end of the semester, students present their final reports to representatives of the partnering organization.

University of Central Florida Master of Urban and Regional Planning Capstone students were invited to participate in a multi-faceted capstone project to create a vision plan for a section of the Kirkman Road corridor, which is primarily situated within the City of Orlando. The purpose of the proposed 20-year vision plan is to identify opportunities and challenges that will face the City in redeveloping the area as well as engage area residents in civic life.

This report presents an attainable housing development model for the Central Florida area.

This report examines the recreational needs, specifically recreational facilities, for various populations within Orange County, FL.

This capstone project completed by the Masters of Urban and Regional Planning program at UCF looks to summarize the social and physical changes to Parramore, a community located in the heart of Orlando, and provide solutions to address safety issues within the area.

Students from the 2017-2018 M.S. URP Planning Studio conducted an assessment of the current conditions, summarized resident input during the planning process, and outlined recommended improvements for community engagement for the Fiske Boulevard Neighborhood in the City of Cocoa, Florida.