Master of Landscape Architecture Programs in USA

In USA, Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) is offered by reputed American academic institutions like Texas Tech University; University of New Mexico; Clemson University; University of Maryland; North Carolina State University; Texas A and M University; Ball State University; Illinois Institute of Technology; Arizona State University; Rhode Island School of Design; Mississippi State University; Ohio State University; University of Oklahoma; University of Florida; University of Texas at Austin; Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and the University of Washington.

Other masters programs in landscape architecture such as Master of Science in Landscape Architecture (Washington State University);  Master of Landscape Architecture in Urban Design (Harvard University); Master of Architecture in Landscape Architecture (University of Virginia) and MBA in Landscape Architecture (California Polytechnic State University) are also available in many US academic institutions. For example, the University of Tennessee offers Master of Arts in Landscape Architecture; Master of Landscape Architecture and Master of Science in Landscape Architecture and the Florida International University offers Master of Arts in Landscape Architecture and Master of Landscape Architecture. University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus offers Master of Landscape Architecture and Master of Science in Landscape Architecture and the Pennsylvania State University University Park Campus offers MS in Landscape Architecture – Community and Urban Design and MS in Landscape Architecture – Watershed Stewardship.

Leading American universities such as the University of Southern California (Master of Landscape Architecture and Master of Landscape Architecture/Master of Planning); University of Pennsylvania (Master of Architecture and Master of Landscape Architecture; Master of City Planning -Master of Landscape Architecture; Master of Landscape Architecture); University of Michigan – Ann Arbor (Master of Landscape Architecture; Master of Urban Planning and Master of Landscape Architecture); Morgan State University (Master in Landscape Architecture and Master of Science in Landscape Architecture) and the University of Texas at Arlington (Master of City and Regional Planning and Master of Science in Landscape Architecture and Master of Landscape Architecture) also offer various master level qualifications in landscape architecture.

In addition to this, University of California, Berkeley conducts programs like Master in Landscape Architecture Master of Architecture and Master of Landscape Architecture in Building and Site Design; Master of Architecture in Urban Design and Master of Landscape Architecture in Urban Design; Master of City Planning and Master of Landscape Architecture in Environmental Planning or Urban Design; Master of City Planning and Master of Landscape Architecture in Environmental Planning; Master of City Planning and Master of Landscape Architecture in Urban Design; Master of Landscape Architecture (Design background and environmental planning students) and Master of Landscape Architecture (non-design background) whereas the University of Wisconsin – Madison offers MA in Landscape Architecture – Bioregional and Urban Ecosystem Studies; MA in Landscape Architecture – Community Design

MA in Landscape Architecture – Landscape History and Cultural Resource Preservation; MA in Landscape Architecture – Restoration and Management of Native Plant Communities; MS in Landscape Architecture – Bioregional and Urban Ecosystem Studies; MS in Landscape Architecture – Community Design; MS in Landscape Architecture – Landscape History and Cultural Resource Preservation and MS in Landscape Architecture – Restoration and Management of Native Plant Communities.

Cornell University offers MS in Horticulture/Master of Landscape Architecture; Master of Arts in Landscape Architecture; Master of Arts in Landscape Architecture – Advanced Degree and Master of Landscape Architecture/MPS in Horticulture at an estimated cost of about US $36,300 a year while the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign offers Master of Landscape Architecture – Community and Urban Landscape Design; Master of Landscape Architecture – Cultural Heritage Design and Master of Landscape Architecture – Ecological Design and Technology at an estimated cost of US $26000 – $30000 a year

University of Massachusetts Amherst conducts Masters of Landscape Architecture – Design and Management of Cultural Landscapes; Masters of Landscape Architecture – Ecological Landscape Planning and Design; Masters of Landscape Architecture – Information Technology in Planning and Design and Masters of Landscape Architecture – Urban Planning, Policy and Design for an approximate cost of US $414 per credit / unit whereas the University of Oregon offers First Professional MLA Program – Students with a Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture; First Professional MLA Program – Students with a Five Year Bachelor of Architecture; Post Professional MLA Program – Students With a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture and Post Professional MLA Program – Students with a Five Year Bachelor of Architecture for an approximate cost of US $17109 for 9-16 credits per term
Finally in the list is, the Iowa State University that offers Bachelor of Landscape Architecture/Master of Landscape Architecture; Master of Community and Regional Planning/Master of Landscape Architecture and Master of Landscape Architecture programs.


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