Department of Political Science

Program Admission

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The Master of Community Planning (MCP) program accepts students for both the fall or spring semesters.

To apply to the MCP program:

  1. Online application: Fill out the application online at the Auburn Graduate School website
  2. Transcripts: Send two official copies of transcripts from all former colleges and universities to the Auburn Graduate School:
    The Graduate School
    106 Hargis Hall
    Auburn University
    Auburn, Alabama 36849
  3. GRE scores: The MCP program does not require GRE scores.
  4. Recommendation letters: Have three letters of recommendation sent to:
    Jay Mittal
    Associate Professor and Director
    Master of Community Planning Program
    7080 Haley Center
    Auburn, AL  36849
  5. Statement of intent: Send a short letter describing why you want to pursue a degree in Community Planning to Jay Mittal at the address above.

Graduate Assistantships

The MCP program offers a limited number of graduate assistantships to both International and domestic students each semester. These are awarded on the basis of academic performance.

For more information

Jay Mittal

Jay Mittal

Associate Professor and Director, Master of Community Planning Program
Department of Political Science
Auburn University, AL 36849
8020 Haley Center
(334) 844-8409

Last Updated: September 21, 2017