Urban Studies and Planning Degrees

Master of Community Planning
The Master of Community Planning (M.C.P.) is a professional degree accredited by the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning and the American Planning Association. The MCP offers a broad curriculum to prepare students for careers in community housing, transportation planning, economic development and environmental planning.

Interdisciplinary Dual Degrees
The School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation offers more than a dozen dual-degree options for students who wish to explore beyond a singular discipline, capitalizing on the depth and breadth of offerings of the University of Maryland.


URSP students presenting in class.
URSP students presenting in class. Photo by Will B. Duggan.