The Department of Urban and Regional Planning is committed to providing leadership in the field of planning through education, research, scholarship, and community engagement. Our mission is to prepare planning professionals and researchers for national and global practice by promoting the ideals of social responsibility, sustainability, equity, diversity, and public service.
The Schmidt College of Science’s Master of Urban and Regional Planning (MURP) professional degree program earned three top 10 rankings in the 2023 Planetizen Guide to Graduate Urban Planning Programs. Read more.
FAU Department of Urban and Regional Planning Named Top 25 Most Affordable Urban Planning Schools
The national ranking was developed by UrbanPlanningDegree.com based on several criteria, including flexible education options, internships offered, and instructor quality. Learn more.