City Management and Urban Policy

Ranked in 2012, part of Public Affairs

City management and urban policy programs prepare students for urban planning, urban design, community development and policy analysis. These are the best public affairs schools for city management and urban policy programs.

Rank School name
#1 University of Kansas

Lawrence, KS

#2 Arizona State University

Phoenix, AZ

#2 Cleveland State University (Levin)

Cleveland, OH

#2 New York University (Wagner)

New York, NY

#5 Northern Illinois University

DeKalb, IL

#6 University of North Carolina—​Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC

#7 University of Southern California (Price)

Los Angeles, CA

#8 University of North Texas

Denton, TX

#9 University of Illinois—​Chicago

Chicago, IL

#10 Syracuse University (Maxwell)

Syracuse, NY

#11 Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—​Newark

Newark, NJ

#12 Georgia State University (Young)

Atlanta, GA

#12 University of Delaware

Newark, DE

#14 University of Nebraska—​Omaha

Omaha, NE

#15 Florida State University (Askew)

Tallahassee, FL

#16 Indiana University—​Bloomington

Bloomington, IN

#16 New School (Milano)

New York, NY

#16 Portland State University (Hatfield)

Portland, OR

#19 University of Minnesota—​Twin Cities (Humphrey)

Minneapolis, MN

#19 University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA

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