M.R.P. Key Metrics

Public Information

Student Achievement

Cornell's M.R.P. program is designed to allow students to tailor their curriculum to their individual academic interests. The department measures student achievement by graduates' satisfaction with the program's flexibility and support for their individual academic interests in planning, their preparation for employment in the planning field, and by actual employment metrics.

  • 93 percent of students who graduated between 2011–14 reported they were satisfied/very satisfied with CRP's flexibility and support for their individual academic interests in planning.

  • 82 percent of students who graduated between 2011–14 reported being satisfied/very satisfied with their preparation for employment through the M.R.P program.

Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fees for Cornell's M.R.P. program for 2017–18 are calculated for one full academic year (fall and spring semesters) and include tuition rates plus fees.

  • In-state residents: $34,529
  • Out-of-state students: $34,529

For more information please visit the Cornell Graduate School website.

Other Metrics

Student Retention Rate Percent
Percentage of students who began studies in fall 2016 and continued into fall 2017 100%
Student Graduation Rate Percent
Percentage of students graduating within four years, entering class of 2013 81%
Number of Degrees Awarded  
Number of degrees awarded for 2016–17 Academic Year 27
AICP Certification Percent
Percentage of master's graduates taking the AICP exam within five years who pass, graduating class of 2012 100%
Employment Percent
Percentage of graduates obtaining full-time planning or planning-related employment within 12 months of graduation, graduating class of 2016 72%

Updated February 2018