Welcome to the Department of Community
& Regional Planning (DCRP) at Alabama A&M University, located in picturesque Huntsville Alabama, home to Cummings Research Park, the 4th
largest Research & Technology Park in the world and 2nd in the
US. Our quality of life is second to none - with awide variety of
educational, recreational, and cultural opportunities.Huntsville is one of the
most recognized cities in theSoutheast - consistently named as one of the best
places to iLve and work. Nicknamed "The Rocket City“,
Huntsville has been important in developing space technology since the 1950s.
ü DCRP is houses two nationally
accredited Urban Planning Programs, offering both an undergraduate and a
graduate degree program.
ü DCRP is the premier urban and regional planning institution in the
state of Alabama providing a superior planning education.
ü DCRP’s student-centered program prepares graduates with the ability to enrich communities through leadership, entrepreneurship, creativity, social
responsibility, and sustainable planning and policy.
ü DCRP produces Planning professionals with distinctive technical
competence as practitioners, researchers and leaders who are committed to help
build resilient communities and economies, addressing our nation’s most
pressing needs, and positively impacting
the health and well-being of human settlements.
Bachelor of Science in Urban Planning
Master of Urban and Regional Planning
Bachelor of Liberal Studies
Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies
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