"To add to your thought... I am not sure whether getting an MLA helped me with my job search out of college, but I'm glad I did it. At U of Idaho an MLA was an extra 1.5 years and I learned more in that year and a half than I did as an…"
"I graduated from UC Davis in their Landscape Architecture program (BSLA) which is an accredited program and is 4 years long. In the State of California, I was able to begin taking the CLARE exams after 2 years of work. The most important…"
"Back when I was trying to determine WHICH University LA Program I felt was best for me...I was choosing between LSU and Texas A&M. Well, LSU was "out of state"....more expensive and a 5 year LA program. Texas A&M was…"
"I tend to go with landplanner's reply that the Board (that is, LAAB for my fellow practitioners in the US) looks into the academic programs individually, so BSLArch programs are not discriminated from accreditation across the board.
"I am researching every LA program in the country, and almost all (thus far) are BLA's that are accredited. I only found one BSLA that is listed as accredited. Perhaps LAAB makes it part of accreditation that the professional accredited degree…"
From an employment perspective, I've seen in the past years, job postings from California had BSLA as a minimum requisite for employment as well as BLA. However, in my experience Design Firms are most interested in young candidates with…"
Will, welcome to the lounge. Great work, I really liked that small waterfront park! I hope you are enjoying the site. Please feel free to get involved in some of the discussions in the forum. Thanks for joining.
This is so strange to me - something to admire yet also raises a LOT of questions about public safety, who did the real scale drawings and structural brainwork, etc.? Video is long, portion of interest starts at 2:05 on this "eco-artist"…Continue
Hi,I've been a 3D graphics artist for over 20 years and considering retraining as a Landscape Architect, having been accepted into a two-year MLA conversion program in the UK. But before I do so, I am wondering, is it too late to change career at…Continue
Can anyone out there recommend sites that would have somewhat scholarly papers on the use of native plants. I am looking for advocates of this practice and those who feel it is nonsense. I'm not looking for books, looking for papers. This for a side…Continue
Hi!Anyone know the maximum grade that would work between self storage buildings with a basement. Buildings are 65' to 75' wide, upper story and a basement story, 10' ceilings. Uhaul and Ryder trucks will need to negotiate slopes without scraping.Continue