Landscape Architecture Studies (LARC)

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What is Landscape Architecture Studies?

According to the University of Arkansas' Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design, "The Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architectural Studies degree is offered to those who wish to gain considerable knowledge of the ecological, social, cultural and historical factors that have shaped landscapes of the western and non-western world. This degree will provide a comprehensive theoretical framework that will suit students wishing to enter careers at the municipal, state and federal levels. This degree will also serve students who wish to pursue a career in environmental design but do not seek landscape architecture licensure."

Related Careers

Architect Cartographer
Civil Engineers Construction Managers
Environmental Scientists and Specialists Geoscientist
Hydrologists Photogrammetrist
Surveying and Mapping Technicians Surveyors
Urban and Regional Planners

Related Skills

Ability to analyze problemsAbility to work as a part of a team
Adobe PhotoshopCreativity
DrawingExperience with CADD
Eye for detailInterest and concern for environment
Microsoft ExcelModeling building skills
ObservationalOral and written communication
Professional ethicsSensitivity to landscape quality
Technical competenceUnderstanding of the arts
Visualization skills

Job & Internship Search Links

Architecture Jobs

Landscape Architect Internships

Landscape Architect Jobs



Career Planning Links

Be a Certified Landscape Architect: Certification and Career Roadmap

Occupational Outlook Handbook


Professional Association Links

American Society of Landscape Architecture

The Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards (CLARB)

Miscellaneous Links

Architectural Digest

Sample Resume