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University of Virginia

City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning (04.0301)
Master's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Urban and Environmental Planning
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: MUEP
2010 CIP Code: 040301

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesYes
Off-Campus:YesNo

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Date of Last Council Action (mm/yyyy)  02/1998
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2018-19404521
2019-20293014
2020-21353819
2021-22465314
2022-23455026

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
$ 4,564




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2018-19111021
2019-209514
2020-2112719
2021-229514
2022-23111526
Five Year Summary524294
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years1421394366594



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes, Earnings in 2022
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2011-12 (10 years)12223%$76,050$87,810$118,771
2013-14 (8 years)11828%$76,274$85,893$115,644
2016-17 (5 years)11934%$54,985$68,716$81,080
2018-19 (3 years)12530%$55,557$63,672$77,264
2020-21 (18 months)19340%$94,776$115,310$137,244



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-186147.7%$ 22,632$ 40,070$ 34,310$ 40,568
2014-15 to 2018-196350.4%$ 20,282$ 39,576$ 32,804$ 40,564
2015-16 to 2019-205850.9%$ 20,282$ 39,215$ 32,584$ 40,564
2016-17 to 2020-214744.3%$ 20,282$ 39,102$ 32,776$ 40,564
2017-18 to 2021-224142.7%$ 26,220$ 40,564$ 35,523$ 40,568
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-186147.7%$ 28,692$ 40,582$ 44,886$ 55,804
2014-15 to 2018-196350.4%$ 23,005$ 40,564$ 43,796$ 58,096
2015-16 to 2019-205850.9%$ 23,005$ 40,564$ 42,487$ 55,804
2016-17 to 2020-214845.3%$ 21,240$ 40,564$ 42,605$ 59,496
2017-18 to 2021-224243.7%$ 26,220$ 40,568$ 48,000$ 74,003


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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