Sample Curriculum

First Year Pre-professional Program

First Year — Fall

Code Title Hours
LARC 1315 Landscape Architecture Design I 5
ARCH 1212 Design Thinking I: Foundations in Technology 2
 

BIOL 1613/1611L Plant Biology (and lab) or

BIOL 1543/1541L General Biology (and lab)

4
  ENGL 1013 Composition I 3
  MATH 1203 College Algebra 3
  UNIV 1001 University Perspectives 1

 

Total Semester hours 18

First Year — Spring

Code Title Hours
LARC 1325 Landscape Architecture Design II 5
ARCH 1222 Design Thinking II 2
  GEOL 1113/1111L General Geology (and lab) 4
  SOCI 2013 General Sociology 3
  ENGL 1023 Composition II 3
  Total Semester hours 17

 

Second Year Pre-professional Program

Second Year — Fall

Code Title Hours
LARC 2336 Landscape Architecture Design III 6
LARC 3413 History of Landscape Architecture 3
LARC 2113 Design Communications I 3
  HORT 3103 Woody Landscape Plants 3
  Total Semester hours 15

Second Year — Spring

Code Title Hours
LARC 2346 Landscape Architecture Design IV 6
LARC 2714 Landscape Architecture Construction I 4
LARC 2123 Design Communications II 3
  Social Science Core Requirement 3
  Total Semester hours 16

 

Third Year Professional Program

Third Year — Fall

Code Title Hours
LARC 3356 Landscape Architecture Design V 6
LARC 3724 Landscape Architecture Construction II 4                               
LARC 3914 Planting Design I 4
  Social Science Core Requirement 3
  Total Semester hours 17

Third Year — Spring

Code Title Hours
LARC 3366 Landscape Architecture Design VI 6
LARC 3734 Landscape Architecture Construction III 4
LARC 4413 Contemporary Landscape Architecture 3
  HIST 2003 or 2013 U.S. History Core Requirement 3                                
  Total Semester hours 16

 

Fourth Year Professional Program

Fourth Year — Fall

Code Title Hours
LARC 4376 LA Design VII 6
LARC 4714 Landscape Architecture Construction IV  4
LARC 4033 Theory 3
  Professional Elective 3
  Total Semester hours 16

Fourth Year — Spring

Code Title Hours
LARC 5386 Landscape Architecture Design VIII 6
LARC 5613 Professional Practice 3
LARC 4382 Senior Project Prep 2
  Fine Arts Core Requirement 3
  Professional Elective 3
  Total Semester hours 17

 

Fifth Year Professional Program

Fifth Year — Fall

Code Title Hours
LARC 5396 Landscape Architecture Design IX 6
  Free Elective 6
  Total Semester hours 12

Fifth Year — Spring

Code Title Hours
  Professional Electives 6
  Humanities Core Requirement 3
  Free Elective 3
  Total Semester hours 12

 

Total Credit Hours   162  (UNIV 1001 does not apply toward degree requirements.)  
       
For degree completion consideration, completion of 160 credit hours and a 2.0 cumulative GPA are required.

First Year — Fall

Code Title Hours
LARC 1315 Landscape Architecture Design I 5
ARCH 1212 Design Thinking I 2
  BIOL 1613/1611L Plant Biology or BIOL 1543/1541L General Biology 4
  ENGL 1013 Composition I 3
  MATH 1203 College Algebra 3
  UNIV 1001 University Perspectives 1
  Total Semester hours 18

 First Year — Spring

Code Title Hours
LARC 1325 Landscape Architecture Design II 5
ARCH 1222 Design Thinking II 2
  GEOL 1113/1111L General Geology/Lab 4
  Social Science Requirement 3
  ENGL 1023 Composition II 3
  Total Semester hours 17

 

Second Year — Fall

Code Title Hours
LARC 3413 History of Landscape Architecture 3
LARC 2113 Design Communications I 3
  Social Science Requirement 3
  Fine Arts Requirement 3
  Free Elective 3
  Total Semester hours 15

Second Year — Spring

Code Title Hours
LARC 2123 Design Communications II 3
LARC 4413 Contemporary Landscape Architecture 3
  HIST 2003 or 2013, PLSC 2003, American History or Government 3
  Humanities Core Requirement 3
  Social Science Requirement 3
  Total Semester hours 15

 

Third Year — Fall

Code Title Hours
LARC Construction Requirement 4
  Interdisciplinary Core Requirement 3
  Professional Elective 3
  Free Elective 3
  Arts and Sciences 3000+ level course 3
  Total Semester hours 16

Third Year — Spring

Code Title Hours
  Professional Elective 6
  Interdisciplinary Core Requirement 3
  Arts and Sciences 3000+ level course 3
  Free Elective 3
  Total Semester hours 15

 

Fourth Year — Fall

Code Title Hours
 LARC 4033 Theory 3
  Interdisciplinary Core Requirement 3
  Arts and Sciences 3000+ level course 3
  Professional Electives 3
  Total Semester hours 12

Fourth Year — Spring

Code Title Hours
  Professional Electives 7
  Arts and Sciences 3000+ level course 3
  Free Elective 3
  Total Semester hours 13

Total Credit Hours   120  (UNIV 1001 does not apply toward degree requirements.)