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Student Achievement

The urban and regional planning program assesses student achievement based on five indicators from the 2020-2021 Graduating Graduate Student Survey. The goals is for 80 percent of students completing the survey to indicate “strongly agree” or “agree.”

Areas of Achievement
“The M.S.URP degree prepared me to:”
Strongly Agree/Agree
Apply planning theory to local planning issues93%
Apply principles of resource management and environmental planning to local government projects

87%
Identify values and ethical dilemmas in the collaboration, mediation and interpretation of local development projects
87%
Understand and apply tools of health impact assessments and healthy community planning
87%
Apply urban planning theory and principles of urban design in professional activities
87%
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2021-2022 Tuition and Fees
In-state residents, per full-time academic year
$6,654
Out-of-state residents, per full-time academic year
$21,493

Note: Data above based on Fall/Spring enrollment at 9 hours per term.
Source: UCF Student Account Services – 2021-2022 student tuition & fees section

Student Retention Rate
Percentage of full-time students who began studies in Fall 2020 and continued into Fall 2021
67%
Percentage of part-time students who began studies in Fall 2020 and continued into Fall 2021
100%
Student Graduation Rate
Percentage of students graduating within four years, entering class of 2017
76%
Number of Degrees Awarded
Number of degrees awarded for the 2020-2021 academic year
17
AICP Certification
Percentage of master’s graduates taking the AICP exam within 5 years who pass, graduating class of 2016
50%
Employment
Percentage of graduates obtaining full-time planning or planning-related employment within 12 months of graduation, graduating class of 2020
76%
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