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¿Qué aprenderé?

Program goals

  • The Master of Urban and Regional Planning degree program advances social justice and quality of life through planning, designing and evaluating options to create, enhance and sustain the social, economic and environmental conditions that improve communities. The program maintains a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion. The goals for the program are to:
  • Prepare students to be effective practitioners in a variety of planning-related organizations, especially in mature communities and regions, with competence in the preparation, presentation and implementation of professional plans and in doing planning-related work
  • Produce scholarship that increases knowledge and understanding of sustainability and planning support systems as well as the development of innovative methodological approaches and solutions to address issues related to sustainable community development
  • Provide useful planning services to mature communities and regions, in cooperation with private and public planners, as appropriate
  • Address issues of historic and current inequity, social justice and sustainability in built environments, neighborhoods and communities

Student learning outcomes

  • Students will acquire knowledge of planning and other related fields relevant to real-world and theoretical settings.
  • Students will be able to pose and solve urban planning problems using planning skills, including:
  1. research methods,
  2. plan creation and implementation,
  3. public engagement, and
  4. effective communication and leadership.
  • Students will understand how to use the values and ethics of professional planning to inform and guide planning decisions.

Especializaciones

  • Community Revitalization
  • Environmental Planning
  • Metropolitan Planning

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (48 horas de crédito)

Costos de estudio
US$25.956,00 por año

*El precio que se muestra es una referencia, por favor verificar con la institución

Fecha de inicio

23 Agosto 2022

Lugar

L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs

923 West Franklin Street,

RICHMOND,

Virginia,

23284, United States

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

Successful applicants will typically have the following credentials: A baccalaureate degree or its equivalent at the time of enrollment, with an undergraduate GPA of 3.5.

Para estudiantes internacionales

Applicants for admission to VCU graduate programs must hold the academic equivalent of a U.S. baccalaureate degree from an accredited university. Students must have an undergraduate GPA of at least 2.7 (on a 4.0 scale).

The university minimum TOEFL score requirement is 550 (paper-based) or 80 (Internet-based). The university minimum IELTS score requirement is 6.5. The PTE is also accepted with a minimum score of 65. Deadlines: Fall - Apr 1; Spring - Oct 1.

Puede haber diferentes requisitos de IELTS en función del curso elegido.

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Acerca de Virginia Commonwealth University

Virginia Commonwealth University es una de las top 100 universidades de investigación y la Escuela Pública de Posgrado en Artes N° 1 en EE.UU.

  • En el top 3 de las universidades investigativas en Virginia.
  • Becas patrocinadas crecieron 21% en 10 años.
  • 1.600 estudiantes internacionales de 108 países.
  • Campus de 173 acres en el centro de Richmond.

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