Urban and Regional Planning

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Student Achievement
The urban and regional planning program assesses student achievement based on five indicators from the 2017-2018 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 issues89%
Conduct an assessment of local development plans78%
Identify values and ethical dilemmas in the collaboration, mediation and interpretation of local development projects78%
Understand transportation planning and policy issues100%
Apply tools of health impact assessments and healthy community planning89%
Current student achievements can be found under the latest news, alumni and student news, and announcements sections of our website.
2018-19 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 – 2018-19 student tuition & fees section

Student Retention Rate
Percentage of students who began studies in fall 2017 and continued into fall 2018
100%
Student Graduation Rate
Percentage of students graduating within four years, entering class of 2014
50.0%
Percentage of students graduating within 6 years, entering class of 2012 (for accredited undergrad)
72.2%
Number of Degrees Awarded
Number of degrees awarded for the 2017-18 academic year
11
AICP Certification
Percentage of master’s graduates taking the AICP exam within 5 years who pass, graduating class of 2013
66%
Employment
Percentage of graduates obtaining full-time planning or planning-related employment within 12 months of graduation, graduating class of 2018
66%