DPLA's Fall and Summer 2021 courses are now available!

PLA is home to undergraduate and graduate academic programs as well as research labs and community partnerships.
Introducing students to the field of landscape studies and provides specialties in restoration ecology, environmental planning, or cultural and historic landscapes.
Training students to become licensed landscape architects. This is a professional degree program accredited by the American Society of Landscape Architects.
This Master of Science degree emphasizes conducting original research in the form of a thesis or creating evidence-based design solutions to complex landscape problems.
This Master of Science degree prepares students for professional positions in government, non-profit and community organizations, and the private sector, to be leaders in shaping communities.
This Doctor of Philosophy degree is a research degree and is intended to appeal to individuals from diverse planning backgrounds.

The Department of Planning and Landscape Architecture is committed to establishing and maintaining a supportive climate of inclusion, diversity, and collegiality among our interactions and through our actions and policies. We envision a department in which all individuals are engaged in a vibrant learning community, where ideas, experiences, and perspectives are supported, nurtured, and developed to their highest levels.


New Job Postings

  • Destination by Design Landscape Architect positions

    Destination by Design, is a national firm headquartered in Boone, NC, that helps communities plan, design, and promote vibrant Main Streets, destination-quality trails, recreation areas, and tourism products. Here is a little more information about the open positions.

  • Job opening with INSITES landscape design

    INSITES has a job opening and is seeking a graduate student in Landscape Architecture or related field of study. Our personnel consist of 3 licensed landscape architects, Our firm specializes in site planning for commercial …

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