West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Department of Geography and Planning
College of Business and Public Management
Business and Public Management Center
50 Sharpless Street
West Chester, PA 19383
Name: Dr. Dottie Ives Dewey
Position: Department Chair
Name: Heather MacQueen
Position: Department Secretary
If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, then the Planning track might be for you!
You will learn about the urban and regional planning profession and develop basic skills in planning analysis in the areas of land use, housing, transportation and urban design. Many students in this track are able to complement their studies with real-world internship experiences. Graduates of this track have gone on to work in entry-level planning positions in the private, public and non-profit sectors. A number of graduates have pursued further study in some of the top graduate planning schools.
Advising sheets are available online. Paper copies can be found in Ruby Jones Hall, from either the department secretary in room 103, or the bookcase across from room 104. Advising sheets are subject to change; majors should check with their advisor before registering for classes.
Elective Courses (9 semester hours) and Cognate Courses (15 semester hours) are typically selected under advisement from the following course options:
For more information on this track, please contact Dr. Matin Katirai.