Urban and Land Use Planners

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What do Urban and Land Use Planners do?

Urban and land use planners prepare and recommend land development plans for urban and rural areas and remote regions.

How to become: Urban and Land Use Planners

A bachelor's degree in urban and regional planning, geography, architecture, engineering or a related discipline is required.

A master's degree in one of these disciplines may be required.

Membership in the Canadian Institute of Planners is usually required.

Membership in a provincial planning institute may be required in some provinces. In Quebec, they must be members of the Ordre professionnel des urbanistes du Qu├ębec.

Where to study for a career as: Urban and Land Use Planners

University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Planning Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Olds College of Agriculture & Technology
Olds, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Land and Water Resources Diploma
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Western University
London, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Urban Development Bachelor; Honours
HBA/ Urban Development Bachelor; Honours
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University of Northern British Columbia
Prince George, British Columbia, CA

Related Program(s):
Planning - First Nations Planning Bachelor
Planning - Natural Resources Planning Bachelor
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Vancouver Island University - Graduate Programs
Nanaimo, British Columbia, CA

Related Program(s):
Master of Community Planning Master
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Modified on January 26, 2022

How much do Urban and Land Use Planners make?

Low:
$44,720
Average:
$89,440
High:
$122,720

Job openings for Urban and Land Use Planners

Job Seekers:
2,000
Job Openings:
2,300