The Master of Urban Design (M.U.D.) is a three semester program, with the possibility of an optional fourth semester for a Master's design thesis., and is for students with a professional degree in architecture. 

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SummerCredit Hours
Introductory Prep - for students with Landscape Architecture or Planning Degrees only (non-credit)  
 Credit Hours0
Fall I
ARC 601 Urban Design Studio I 6
ARC 621 Urban Design History and Theory 3
ARC 690 History of Cities 3
RED 601 Introduction to Real Estate Development and Urbanism 3
 Credit Hours15
Spring I
ARC 602 Urban Design Studio II 6
ARC 622 Housing and Infrastructure 3
RED 640 National Charrette Institute (NCI) 1
ARC 681 Special Problems (Hines Competition) 1
Elective (1) 3
 Credit Hours14
Summer I
ARC 603 Urban Design Studio III 6
RED 699 Capstone: Real Estate Development and Urbanism Charrette 1
 Credit Hours7
 Total Credit Hours36
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Fall IICredit Hours
Optional Fourth Semester  
ARC 610 Architecture Design Degree Project 6
 Credit Hours6
 Total Credit Hours6