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Community planning and development, Regional Planning

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

48 months
Duration
23940 USD/year
13890 USD/year
7716 USD/year
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Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

Community planning and development, Regional Planning at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania prepares you for a rewarding career as a professional planner.

Overview

Community planning and development, Regional Planning at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania teaches you how to apply advanced techniques to the development of livable communities as you study the laws, policies, and design concepts of regional planning.

The IUP Bachelor of Science degree in Regional Planning is one of only 17 accredited undergraduate planning degree programs in the United States. This gives you an advantage when it comes to employment and professional certification.

All students in our planning program complete at least one internship to gain job experience. For many students, the experience and networking from internships lead to jobs after graduation.

You'll have opportunities to get hands-on experience with the hardware and software you'll use in your career through the Department of Geography, Geology, Environment, and Planning's design labs and studios, GIS labs, and sUAS (Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems) fleet.

Careers:

  • Community development positions
  • Land use analyst
  • County or city planner
  • Geographic information specialist
  • Facility manager
  • Cartographer
  • Remote sensing specialist
  • Municipal planner with regional or state agency

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cartography and Map Design
  • Urban Landscapes
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Planning Methods
  • Planning Design Studio 
  • Planning Law

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We recommend that you begin the process as soon as possible to ensure that your materials can be received, evaluated, and forwarded to IUP in a timely manner.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
61

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
61

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $25 Application Fee
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • International Student Financial Statement
  • Official Transcripts

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    23940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11970 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    13890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6945 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7716 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3858 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Indiana

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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