Jobs Relevant to a Degree in Urban Planning
Whether you’re a current student or a recent graduate, the 1st step to finding a job relevant to your urban planning degree is to find out what occupations are relevant to it (hint, there’s more than just “Urban Planner”!).
The 2nd step is… to apply for jobs!
Below you can accomplish both tasks; we’ve listed jobs you can pursue that are relevant to your degree.
Great, but how are these jobs relevant to my degree?
The jobs we’ve chosen are related to your degree in one of two ways:
1. The general subject matter of the degree can be applied within the occupational field
2. The skills you’ll need to be an effective employee in the field can be gained in an urban planning degree program
Job Vacancies - Sorted by Occupation
Building Inspector Jobs
Commercial Realtor Jobs
Community Planner Jobs
Development Permit Technician Jobs
Economic Development Officer Jobs
Election Officer Jobs
Environmental Auditor Jobs
Environmental Consultant Jobs
International Aid Worker Jobs
International Development Officer Jobs
Land Use Planning Advisor Jobs
Parks Planner Jobs
Project Manager Jobs
Real Estate Appraiser Jobs
Real Estate Developer Jobs
Regional Development Manager Jobs
Regional Planner Jobs
Research Assistant Jobs
Social Policy Researcher Jobs
Strategic Planner Jobs
Sustainable Housing Policy Associate Jobs
Tourism Researcher Jobs
Transportation Officer Jobs
Transportation Planner Jobs
Urban Landscaper Jobs
Urban Planner Jobs
Urban Planning Technician Jobs
Zoning Inspector Jobs
Urban Planning Careers Guide
Want to know more about where an urban planning degree can take you? Take a look at our Urban Planning Careers Guide for detailed occupational information on relevant career paths
In this guide, we’ve included job descriptions, expected salaries, educational requirements for each career, and other pertinent information. We’ve also included urban planning-specific scholarships to help you pay for school!