6.7 Master of Arts in Urban...
6.7.1 Admission and Prog...
6.7.2 Degree Requirements

6.7.1 Admission and Program Length


6.7.1.a Admission to the Program

Admission requirements can be found in section 5.1 General Requirements for Admission to All Program. Students should also note the transfer of credit policy in section 5.2.3.d.

6.7.1.b Program Length and Time Limit

Fifty-six credit hours of course work are required for completion of the program. The course work is designed to be completed in two years of full-time study (approximately 14 credits per semester if not registered for summer or winter term). Part-time students should expect to spend a minimum of three years. For a comparison of the number of semesters required to complete the degree based on the number of credits per semester, please refer to the Program Length table (section 6.2).

Time Limit: 
The maximum time limit to complete the M.A.U.M. degree is 10 years (including any leave of absence or withdrawal period). Petitions for an extension due to unusual circumstances or hardship must be granted by the Faculty Committee of Three.