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Academic Programs in Urban Planning and Related Fields

California State University, Northridge

Master of Urban Planning

Robert B. Kent
Department Chair
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Urban Studies and Planning

The Master of Urban Planning provides a broad based education in urban planning, especially as it is practiced in the State of California. The degree’s curriculum is thoroughly grounded in the academic and applied dimensions of the profession. Classroom experience emphasizes key theoretical aspects of urban planning, while practical exercises and field experiences address how planning problems are addressed at the local and regional level. The program offers affordable tuition and coursework scheduled during evenings and weekends to better accommodate the needs of working students and professionals. Located in Los Angeles, the MUP program at California State University, Northridge provides unique opportunities to understand urban issues in a world class city.

Community Development
Environmental/Sustainability Planning
Land Use/Physical Planning
Public/Nonprofit Management
Regional Planning
Other programs at California State University, Northridge