Geographic Information Systems (3 points)
Planning Methods (3 points)
Electives/Concentration Courses (6+ points)
M.S. in Urban Planning: 27 points in required courses, and 33 points in a concentration (at least 12 points) and electives of students’ own choosing. Students may take courses offered in the Urban Planning Program; the School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation; or other departments and schools at Columbia to fulfill some or all of their elective requirements. Each student is required to complete a Master’s thesis or professional capstone during the second year of study.
View details of Dual Degrees between Urban Planning and other programs here.