University of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies

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Rural Planning and Development (MPLAN)

University of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies

Field of Study:City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $2,497

This estimate represents the tuition per semester.

Careers:Urban and Land Use Planners


The Master of Planning program is designed for individuals with 2-3 years of experience seeking to add key skills and capacities in rural planing and development. The program provides the core competencies required for planning and development and facilitates flexibility to ensure students select options that build on their current skills and knowledge. Courses can be taken on campus or online. The Master of Planning program consists of 4.0 credits and takes approximately 2-3 semesters to complete. The program can be completed in either full-time or part time studies.

The Master of Planning degree may be used as part of the Prior Learning Assessment route to accreditation with the Professional Standards Board.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Qualified graduates from relevant disciplines (minimum B- average) is required with at least two years of experience in planning or an appropriate professional Undergraduate degree.

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on November 15, 2022