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University of Illinois at Chicago

College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs

Chicago, IL

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Overview

University of Illinois at Chicago / College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Urban Planning and Policy (MUPP)
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 119
Doctoral Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

432
Applied
340
Accepted
156
Enrolled
79%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st January 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st July 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

356
Total Graduate Students
25%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.67%
Black or African American 12.36%
White or Caucasian 43%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.28%
Asian 4.21%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1.4%
Unknown 2.53%

Gender

Male (46%)
Female (53%)

Faculty

41
Total faculty
Full-time - 27
Part-time - 14
Male (26)
Female (15)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Urban economic development, improving quality of urban life, racial justice, civic engagement, community improvement
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
4,484,000

Location & Contact

Address 601 South Morgan Street
Chicago, IL  60607-7128
United States
Contact Prof. Michael A. Pagano
Dean
Email: mapagano@uic.edu
Phone: 312-413-8088

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