M.R.P. Performance Indicators

The Planning Accreditation Board requires this information be posted for the Master of Regional Planning (M.R.P.) program. View and download a PDF of this 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 2012–15 reported they were satisfied/very satisfied with CRP's flexibility and support for their individual academic interests in planning.
  • 77 percent of students who graduated between 2012–15 reported being satisfied/very satisfied with their preparation for employment through the M.R.P program.

2018-19 Tuition and Fees

  • In-state residents, per full-time academic year: $35,736
  • Out-of-state residents, per full-time academic year: $35,736

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Student Retention Rate

  • Percentage of students who began studies in fall 2017 and continued into fall 2018: 89%

Student Graduation Rate

  • Percentage of students graduating within four years, entering class of 2014: 79%

Number of Degrees Awarded

  • Number of degrees awarded for 2017–18 Academic Year: 41

AICP Certification

  • Percentage of master's graduates taking the AICP exam within five years who pass, graduating class of 2013: 100%

Employment

  • Percentage of graduates (of the 61% who responded to our survey) obtaining full-time planning or planning-related employment within 12 months of graduation, graduating class of 2017: 95%

Updated January 2019