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Landscape Architecture, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #189 (QS) , TX,
Landscape Architecture programme offered by Texas A&M University is the profession providing landscape planning, design, and management services to enhance and protect natural and built environments. 

About

Landscape architects plan and design places for the health, safety, and welfare of citizens through systematic decision-making that integrates science, art, and technology. Landscape architectural project types include residential communities, private gardens, urban designs, college campuses, park facilities, regional landscape planning, etc.

The Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (BLA) program at Texas A&M University is the oldest in the state and one of the oldest in the Southwest. It is four-year accredited by the Council of Landscape Architecture Registration Boards under the auspices of the American Society of Landscape Architects. Provisional accreditation was first granted for the BSLA program in 1971 and has maintained accredited status continuously since that time.

Our mission is to prepare students to become professional landscape architects in private and public sector practice. Our educational goal is to produce graduates motivated to be leaders in the field and life-long learners.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    128 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of Landscape Architecture
  • Landscape Architecture Communications
  • Landscape Design
  • Landscape Construction
  • Development of Landscape Architecture in North America
  • Geographic Information System Application in Resource Management
  • Professional Practice
  • Research

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    100

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

Required Documents:
  • ESSAYS - Essay A (Required): Describe a setting in which you have collaborated or interacted with people whose experiences and/or beliefs differ from yours. Address your initial feelings, and how those feelings were or were not changed by this experience.
  • $90 PROCESSING FEE (nonrefundable/subject to change): Checks or money orders (U.S. dollars) should be made payable to Texas A&M University. 
  • OFFICIAL HIGH SCHOOL TRANSCRIPT: Submit an official high school or senior secondary transcript according to the education system of your country (generally the last three to four years). 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1583 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1583 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    1583 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1583 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    682 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 682 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for College Station

  • 964 - 1490 USD/month
    Living Costs

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