The College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs

Find Your Fit

Choose from our academic programs to create a career path right for you.

New Landscape Architecture Degree

Explore new opportunities

Join the sustainability movement and help promote healthy communities, preserve natural environments, and improve economic vitality.


The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) has approved our new Bachelor of Science in Sustainable Urban Design degree program. • Launching in Fall 2021 • Only the 6th undergraduate...

Student Voices

Bachelor of Science in Interior Design -

Meet Alexia

Through CAPPA, I have developed the skills to improve people’s everyday environments.

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Urban Planning and Public Policy Doctoral Student -

Meet Ladan

CAPPA is a community that supports me and helps me to achieve my goals.

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Master of Landscape Architecture -

Meet Nusrat

CAPPA is the place to build an impactful career.

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Master of Science in Architecture -

Meet Rachel

CAPPA continues to open doors for me and guide my future career.

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Master of Public Administration -

Meet Sunanda

CAPPA has shaped my perspective as a public servant, a citizen and a member of my community.

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Research Center Partnerships

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Learn more about CAPPA's relationship with a number of significant research centers that address key issues in the community.