On four measures of scholarly productivity (articles per author, total articles, total citations, and citations per faculty member), UCI PPD is the best in the country.
Source: Academic Analytics Database. 2011 comparative data for 65 departments of urban and regional planning across the country. For detailed data, see [link].
For each of 15 different measures of scholarly productivity, UCI PPD is in the top five departments in the country.
Source: Academic Analytics Database
UCI PPD is ranked second best urban planning master’s program in North America.
Source: Planetizen 2012 survey of 372 planning educators from accredited planning schools