"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.
I found this topic "FOCUS" to be very fascinating.A few weeks ago, I watched a TV program where American Billionaires BILL GATES and WARREN BUFFETT were being interviewed. At one point in the program, both men were asked to write ONE word on a…Continue
Started by J. Robert Wainner in STORY BOARD on Thursday.
Hi, Guys, I just started my first full-time LA job in a civil engineering firm two months ago. I am in the landscape architecture department. BUT I feel what we've done is not very design-oriented. We have done a lot of land development, zoning and…Continue