Fall Semester First Year
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
PLAN 500 Planning Diagnostic Exam
0
PLAN 501 Introduction to Urban Planning
3
PLAN 605 Design and Presentation Techniques
3
PLAN 614 Quantitative Analysis
3
PLAN 620 Human Impact Analysis
2
PLAN 626 Human Settlements
1
Total Credits 12
Spring Semester First Year
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
PLAN 629 Planning Analysis Studio
3
PLAN 621 Environmental Impact Analysis
1
PLAN 627 Ecology of Planning
1
PLAN 628 Economics of Planning
1
PLAN 690 Portfolio Review
0
ACS or Elective
ACS or Elective

Total Credits

6
Summer Semester First Year
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
PLAN 691 Summer Internship
0
Fall Semester Second Year
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
PLAN 613 Qualitative Methods and Social Justice
3
PLAN 625 Planning Law 3
PLAN 695 Capstone Research Methods 1: Problem Identification and Writing
1
PLAN 696 Capstone Research Methods 2: Proposal Writing
1
PLAN 697 Capstone Research Methods 3: Draft of Research Paper
1
PLAN 630, 632, or Other ACS Studio
3
ACS or Elective (if not taking law) 3
Total Credits 12
Spring Semester Second Year
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
CRPR 698, RES 697, THES 698 Creative Project, Research Paper, or Thesis 3-6
PLAN 510 Planning Law (online) or ACS Elective
3
PLAN 699 Planning Comprehensive Examination
0
ACS or Elective 3
ACS or Elective 3
Total Credits 12-15