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Complete Guide to an Online Landscaping Design Degree

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For people with a design sensibility who enjoy outdoor spaces, one of the 2 landscape design programs highlighted here could be a good option. These programs are available through 1 colleges and universities. Based on our student reviews, these schools have an average recommendation rate of 66 percent, with individual school ratings ranging from 35 to 100 percent. Tuition for these schools ranges from $6,070 to $44,463 a year.

Certificate Associate Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
Annual Tuition Certificate $15,089 Associate $14,488 Bachelor's $15,131 Master's $15,804 Doctorate $14,186
Annual Earnings (mid-career) -- -- Bachelor's $72,541 Master's $81,598 Doctorate $92,724

Landscape designers develop the specifications for outdoor areas like parks, highways, airports, and building grounds. Landscape design programs are available at the associate, bachelor's, master's, and certificate level. A two-year degree in landscape design can teach you the basics of the field, such as design communication, plants and shrub types, and landscape construction. Graduates can become landscape assistants and technicians. The bachelor's or master's degrees are required to earn licensure as a landscape architect in all states. These programs discuss engineering fundamentals, ecology, and water resources management. Students also take part in design studios, where they create their own designs.

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