Graduate School

The Urban Studies Program successfully prepares students for postgraduate education in a wide range of fields.  The multidisciplinary training that Urban Studies majors receive at Stanford prepares them to enter graduate programs in such areas as Business Administration, Urban Planning, Education, Law, and Architecture.

For a more detailed look at the careers of some Urban Studies alumni, including information on their postgraduate education, see our alumni profiles.  A career directory of Urban Studies alumni with information on graduate schooling is also available in the Urban Studies office.

Graduate program choices of Urban Studies majors have included:

Master of Business Administration

Urban Studies alumni have attended the following schools in this field:
Stanford Graduate School of Business; Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; Harvard Business School; Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley; University of Chicago Graduate Booth School of Business; Sloan School of Management, MIT; Yale School of Management; Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Washington.

Master of City Planning or City and Regional Planning

Urban Studies alumni have attended the following schools in this field:
MIT Department of Urban Studies and Planning; Department of City & Regional Planning, UC Berkeley; Harvard Graduate School of Design; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Department of City and Regional Planning; USC School of Policy, Planning, and Development; Georgia Tech; UCLA Department of Urban Planning.

Juris Doctor

Urban Studies alumni have attended the following schools in this field:
Stanford Law School, University of California at Berkeley Law School (Boalt Hall); University of Chicago Law School; New York University School of Law; University of Pennsylvania Law School; University of Oregon School of Law; Hastings College of the Law; University of Notre Dame Law School; Santa Clara University School of Law; Washington University Law School.

Master of Architecture

Urban Studies alumni have attended the following schools in this field:
Department of Architecture, UC Berkeley; Harvard Graduate School of Design; University of Virginia School of Architecture; University of Washington Department of Architecture; School of Design, University of Pennsylvania; Yale School of Architecture; Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation; MIT Department of Architecture.

Other Degrees

Other degrees, including Master of Arts, Master of Science, Master of Education, Master of Public Health, Master of Public Policy, Doctor of Medicine, and Doctor of Philosophy

Urban Studies alumni have attended the following schools:
London School of Economics and Political Science; Columbia Medical School; Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University; Harvard School of Public Health; Harvard Kennedy School of Government; California Institute of Integral Studies; Tufts University; Williams College; University of Cambridge.

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