The Graduate Program in Urban Design is pleased to announce that we have received a STEM designation from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board effective September 1, 2020.
The Urban Design Program at The University of Texas at Austin offers the following degree programs:
Master of Science in Urban Design
The Master of Science in Urban Design is an accelerated graduate program designed to prepare students for advanced work in the practice of urban design. Upon matriculation candidates must complete a flexible core sequence of design and history/theory in urban design. After successful completion of the core sequence, students are qualified to commence advanced study in the discipline, focusing on topics ranging from Sustainable Design, Cultural and Historic Landscapes, to issues of Urbanism and Landscape Architecture.
MSCRP + MSUD Dual Degree
The dual degree Master of Science in Urban Design/Master of Science in Community and Regional Planning is an accelerated three year graduate program designed to prepare students for advanced work in the fields of urban design and planning.
Sample Program of Study