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LAEP Doctor of Landscape Architecture
Doctorate of Landscape Architecture

The interdisciplinary Doctorate of Landscape Architecture prepares leaders and future faculty in landscape architecture by engaging in creative intellectual work that contributes to the theory and practice of landscape architecture. Candidates apply critical theories and methods in landscape architecture to address the dynamic issues and scales of natural and built landscapes in the context of human systems.

Doctorate Program Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning’s Doctor of Landscape Architecture graduate program is to: (1) prepare leaders and future faculty in landscape architecture; and (2) engage in creative intellectual work that contributes to the theory and practice of landscape architecture. 

Western Regional Graduate Program

LAEP’s graduate degree programs are now a part of the Western Regional Graduate Program, which allows residents of any of the 15 member states to pay Utah resident tuition. Students who are residents of other states can qualify for resident tuition after one year of Utah residency.

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