About Us

The Georgia Tech School of City & Regional Planning is ranked as the 5th best planning school in the nation. Learn more about our Atlanta setting, our history, and the global impact of our faculty, students, and alumni.

Undergraduate Planning

SCaRP's undergraduate certificate in Real Estate Development is open to all undergraduate students at Tech. We also offer other courses for undergraduates looking for an interdisciplinary Georgia Tech education.

Master Degrees

SCaRP offers the Master of City and Regional Planning, the Master of Science in Geographic Information Science and Technology, the Master of Science in Urban Design, as well as three graduate certificates.

Doctoral Degree

Ph.D. students pursue research in economic and community development, housing, land use, environment, transportation, planning theory, collaborative governance and urban design.

Student Life

SCaRP students engage with the Georgia Tech and Atlanta communities in innovative, transformative and informative ways. Would you expect any less from a planner?

Research + Engagement

SCaRP faculty and student research is highly valued. Through their research, the award-winning Georgia Tech planning community is making an impact that is changing the world for the better.

Latest news


  • Oct 26

    2016 World Town Planning Day

    An Expert Panel Discussion on the Future of Atlanta Zoning

  • Oct 27

    Pumpkin Showcase and IDSA Kickoff

    Industrial design students will show off the results of their pumpkin blitz, a fast-paced design process to learn skills to take their creativity to the next level.

  • Nov 17

    2016 Planning Seminar Series: Gerrit Knapp

    Gerrit Knapp, Professor of Urban Studies and Planning and Executive Director of the National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education at the University of Maryland, will discuss his research.

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Phone: 404-894-2000