Urban and Regional Planning

Public Information/PAB

AICP Exam Pass Rate
To become a certified planner, members of the American Planning Association (APA) must meet certain education and experience requirements and pass the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) Exam.  
 

Graduating Years 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Number taking exam 0 0 0 1 1
Pass rate       100% 100%
HOURS AMOUNT TIME
HOURS AMOUNT TIME

 

 

Student Retention & Graduation Rates

Academic Year Number Enrolled Retention Rate Graduated within 4 years Graduation Rate
2010-2011 9 7 7 100%
2011-2012 6 4 4 100%
2012-2013 9 7 5 70%
2013-2014 12 8 n/a n/a
2014-2015        

 

Undergraduate Tuition

1.0-11.0 $265.00 per credit hour
12.0-19.0 $3,174.00  
Over 19 hrs $3,174.00 + $265.00 per credit hour
Out-Of-State Fee $4,602.00 per semester


 

Graduate Tuition

1.0-8.0 $353.00 per credit hour
9.0-13 $3,174.00  
Over 13 $3,174.00+ $353.00 per credit hour
Out-Of-State Fee $4,602.00 per semester

(Additional costs and fees as they pertain to designated, housing, room and board may be found on the following link:)
http://www.jsums.edu/finance/fees/

 

*Based on the internship supervisor's evaluations, for Academic Year (AY) 2012-13, 50% of the students who performed at the highest level "excellent (A)," and the remaining 50% of the students performed at the level of "good (B)."

 

Graduating
Years Ending
May 2010 Number/Percent May 2011
Number/Percent
May 2012 Number/Percent May 2013 Number/Percent May 2014 Number/Percent
Graduates employed within 1yr. of graduation in a Professional Planning Job   5/56% 5/38% 3/27% 0
Graduates employed within 1yr. of graduation in a Planning-related Job 1/20% 2/22% 4/31% 3/27% 1/20%
Graduates not employed in planning or planning-related jobs within 1yr. of graduation 1/20%   1/8% 8/72% 4/80%
Graduates who pursue further education within 1yr. of graduation 2/40% 1/11% 1/8% 1/9% 0
Graduates with unknown employment status 1/20% 1/11% 2/15% 8/72% 0
Totals 5/100% 9/100% 13/100% 23/100% 5/100%