Curriculum in Pre-Landscape Architecture Emphasis

Students who have successfully completed the first three years of the Pre-Landscape Architecture Emphasis and who have a minimum 2.8 cumulative GPA are eligible to apply to the Landscape Architecture Summer Design Studio. Students who have successfully completed the Summer Design Studio and who are approved by the Landscape Architecture Faculty Admissions Committee are eligible to make application to the Graduate School for the Master of Landscape Architecture Program upon the completion of the fourth year. Please see the Office of Academic Affairs in the College of Agriculture for further information.

Pre-Landscape Architecture Emphasis

HORT 1010 Introduction to Horticulture1ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
Core Mathematics13-4BIOL 1030 Organismal Biology
   & BIOL 1031 Organismal Biology Laboratory
BIOL 1020 Principles of Biology
   & BIOL 1021 Principles of Biology Laboratory
4CHEM 1030 Fundamentals Chemistry I3
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3CHEM 1031 Fundamental Chemistry I Laboratory1
Core History Sequence I3Core History II or Social Science23
 14-15 14
HORT 3220 Arboriculture4Core Literature II or Humanities Choice 33
HORT 3000 Growth and Development of Horticultural Plants3COMM 1000 Public Speaking3
Core Literature I3HORT 2240 Plant Propagation3
ECON 2020 Principles of Microeconomics or 2030 Principles of Macroeconomics3HORT 3210 Small Trees, Shrubs and Vines4
CSES 2040 Basic Soil Science4 
 17 13
PLPA 3000 General Plant Pathology4ENTM 4020 Economic Entomology4LAND 5130 Studio I: Foundation Studio5
CSES 3150 Turfgrass Management4HORT 4100 Herbaceous Ornamentals4LAND 5131 Studio I: Field Studies1
HORT 4270 Intermediate Landscape Design3Core Fine Arts3LAND 5140 History I: Landscape Modernism3
HORT 3950 Careers in Horticulture1Social Science Choice3LAND 5150 Construction I2
  LAND 5160 Graphic Studies I2
  LAND 5170 Graphic Studies II3
 12 14 16
LAND 5230 Studio II5LAND 5330 Studio III5
LAND 5231 Field Studies II1LAND 5331 Field Studies III1
LAND 5240 History II: Landscape Timelines3LAND 5340 Urban Studies I: American Urban Landscapes3
LAND 5250 Construction II2LAND 5360 Dynamic Systems I: Urban Ecologies3
LAND 5260 Graphic Studies III3HORT 5210 Landscape Bidding, Installation and Maintenance4
LAND 5270 Plant Spatiality2 
 16 16
Total Hours: 132-133

Any core MATH course, except MATH 1100 may be chosen.


Students must complete a sequence in either core history or literature. If literature sequence is chosen, a core social science option can be chosen for this selection.


Students must complete a sequence in either core history or literature.