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University of Illinois at Chicago

Department of Urban Planning and Policy

Chicago, IL

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Overview

University of Illinois at Chicago / Department of Urban Planning and Policy is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Alternate accepted
Internship
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75, writing sample
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75, writing sample

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

190
Total Graduate Students
24%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
75%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 11.05%
Black or African American 12.11%
White or Caucasian 50%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.53%
Asian 4.74%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.11%
Unknown 3.68%

Gender

Male (48%)
Female (51%)

Faculty

25
Total faculty
Full-time - 16
Part-time - 9
Male (15)
Female (10)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Urban and regional economic and workforce development issues, current policy issues and social trends, racial justice and related issues of poverty, quality of life of people living in Chicago and other great cities of the world
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 601 South Morgan Street
Chicago, IL  60607-7128
United States
Contact Prof. Curtis Winkle
Head
Email: cwinkle@uic.edu
Phone: 312-996-2155
Fax: 312-413-2314