CLOSE

Dual DegreE

Master of LANDSCAPE ArchitecturE/ Master of Planning

APPLY
  • CURRICULUM

Qualified students who are admitted to the Master of Landscape Architecture program in the School of Architecture and to the graduate program in the USC Price School of Public Policy may complete both degrees in a highly integrated five-seven semester program.

Completion of the dual degree requires 24 units of courses in urban planning, 10 units of thesis and either 48 units of landscape architecture (for those students admitted with advanced placement); or 74 units of landscape architecture (for those students admitted to the three-year curriculum). Dual degree students, like all other MPl students, must take a comprehensive examination and fulfill the internship requirement.


CURRICULUM

MASTER OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE (ADVANCED PLACEMENT)/ MASTER OF PLANNING

Qualified students who have completed a pre-professional undergraduate degree in landscape architecture or environmental design, or a professional degree in architecture and are admitted to the graduate program in the School of Architecture with advanced placement and to the USC Price School of Public Policy may complete both degrees in a highly integrated six-semester program.

 

Completion of the dual degree requires 82 units, including 48 units of courses in landscape architecture, 24 units of courses in urban planning, and 10 units of thesis.


MASTER OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE (THREE-YEAR CURRICULUM)/ MASTER OF PLANNING

Qualified students admitted to the Master of Landscape Architecture three-year cur¬riculum in the School of Architecture and to the USC Price School of Public Policy may complete both degrees in a highly integrated seven-semester program.

 

Completion of the dual degree requires 108 units, including 74 units of courses in landscape architecture, 24 units of courses in urban planning, and 10 units of thesis.

Following is the program curriculum for the 2018-2019 Academic Year. For previous years, please consult the online USC Catalogue archive.

MASTER OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE (ADVANCED PLACEMENT)/MASTER OF PLANNING (TOTAL UNITS: 82)
MASTER OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE (ADVANCED PLACEMENT)/MASTER OF PLANNING (TOTAL UNITS: 108)

Dual degree students, like all other MPl students, must take a comprehensive examination and fulfill the internship requirement.


The USC Catalogue is the document of authority for all students. The program requirements listed in the USC Catalogue supersede any information which may be contained in any bulletin of any school or department. The university reserves the right to change its policies, rules, regulations, requirements for graduation, course offerings and any other contents of this catalogue at any time.