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Master of Arts in Urban & Regional Planning / Sustainability

Program Details

The University of Florida’s Master of Arts in Urban & Regional Planning with a concentration in Sustainability is designed to empower planning professionals by educating them in the practical knowledge to make resourceful and long-term decisions, apply new technologies, find the balance between protection and change in their projects, and to improve the overall quality of life. The Sustainability Concentration offers unique courses in ecological environmental planning, social and cultural aspects of sustainability, and equity with implications of decisions.


  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent
  • 3.0 GPA in upper-level courses
  • GRE
  • Resume / CV
  • Description of personal goals related to the program

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges


UF is partially authorized for residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, and Washington. States pending authorization include: Kansas, Michigan, New York, and Oregon.

Distance education programs in allied health professions, counseling, education, nursing, social work, and veterinary medicine may require additional approval from state licensing agencies or boards. Out-of-state students who are considering applying to a professional program should contact the licensing agency or board in their state prior to enrollment.