City + Regional Planning

Admission Statistics

Master of City Planning

Below are statistics for the admitted Master of City Planning class for Fall 2021.

Applications Received 581
M.C.P. 498
M.C.P./M.Arch 27
M.C.P./M.L.A. 13
M.C.P./M.P.H. 17
M.C.P./M.S. 26
Admitted 121 (21%)
M.C.P. 104
M.C.P./M.Arch 4
M.C.P./M.L.A. 2
M.C.P./M.P.H. 7
M.C.P./M.S. 4
Enrolled  60
Age Range 22-45
Average Age 27
Average Advanced GPA *Note: The minimum AGPA required is 3.0 (on a 4-point scale). 3.7
Average GRE - NOT REQUIRED FOR FALL 21  
Gender Identity - M.C.P. ONLY (T = 104)  
Female 72 (69%)
Genderqueer/Gender Non-Conforming 3 (3%)
Male 29 (28%)
Residency - M.C.P. ONLY (T = 104)    
CA Residents 51 (49%)
Non-CA Residents (Incl. International) 53 (51%)
International - M.C.P. ONLY  9
Canada  1
Colombia 1
Germany 1
India 3
Mexico 1
Nigeria  1
Thailand 1
Ethnicity - M.C.P. ONLY (T = 104)  
African American/Black  12 (12%)
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1 (1%)
Asian (Asian Indian)  4 (4%)
Asian (Chinese/Chinese American)   5 (5%)
Asian (Filipino/Filipino American)  3 (3%)
Asian (Korean)   2 (2%)
Asian (Pakistani)  1 (1%)
Asian (Vietnamese) 1 (1%)
Hispanic/Latino  20 (19%)
International 9 (9%)
Two or More Ethnic Identities  5 (5%)
White/Caucasian 41 (39%)
Primary Areas of Interest - M.C.P. ONLY (T = 104) Concentration 
Environmental Planning and Healthy Cities (EPHC) 16 (15%)
Housing, Community, and Economic Development (HCED)  51 (49%)
Transportation Policy and Planning 29 (28%)
Urban Design 8 (8%)