2 PhD Programs in Regional Planning 2023
The PhD is a doctoral degree, specifically called a "doctor of philosophy" degree. This is misleading because PhD holders are not necessarily philosophers (unless they earned their degree in philosophy!). That said, PhD recipients are able to engage in thought experiments, reason about problems, and solve problems in sophisticated ways.
If a student is interested in the environment and how land is used, he or she may consider studying regional planning. The discipline examines how to efficiently utilize the land in an area that is bigger than a city or town.
- Architecture Studies
- Regional Planning