B.Sc. On Campus

Environmental Planning

Rutgers University

48 months
33388 USD/year
33388 USD/year
14090 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The curriculum of the Environmental Planning program of Rutgers University provides a broad educational experience emphasizing an understanding of planning and management of the physical and cultural environments.


About the Program

The Environmental Planning program of Rutgers University strives to consider our relationship with the land, in an effort to foster ethical planning solutions. A program that that promotes sustainability regardless of location, strives for social equity and envisions a post-industrial landscape that provides ecological services.

Program Learning Goals

  • Understand, analyze, and incorporate natural features and systems in planning and land management practices.
  • Analyze and incorporate social, cultural, and behavioral factors in planning.
  • Understand the history of environmental planning and policy including contemporary and sustainable practices and their impact on people and the land.
  • Evaluate implications of institutions and policy in terms of their ability to shape sustainable regions. 
  • Effectively communicate with the public, communities, and policymakers on issues of land stewardship, environmental justice, and social well-being.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Issues in the United States
  • 21st Contemporary Challenges
  • Environmental Planning
  • Environmental Geomatics
  • Information Technology Research
  • Environmental Geomatics Laboratory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • A $70 non-refundable application fee is required
  • Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR)
  • Due to the uncertainty of future test dates and availability of standardized tests, Rutgers will make submission of SAT and ACT test scores optional
  • English Proficiency Examination Requirements
  • Letters of recommendation are not used for admissions consideration

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    33388 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16694 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    33388 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16694 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    14090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7045 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for New Brunswick

1204 - 2963 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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