Master of Fine Arts in Landscape Architecture
Academy of Art University

Program Details

The Master of Fine Arts in Landscape Architecture, a fine arts degree from the Academy of Art University, is also an online architecture degree.  Taught in one of the top art schools, this program offers two tracks for those interested in pursuing careers in Landscape Architecture
  • Track 1 is for students with undergraduate professional degrees in landscape architecture, architecture, or something similar.  This curriculum emphasizes theories of open urban spaces, collaborative and interdisciplinary methods of design and implementation, sustainability, and advanced digital rendering techniques.
  • Track 2 is for those students who have limited or no experience with art and design but who have completed a bachelor’s degree in some other area.  This degree focuses on establishing the fundamentals of drafting, site engineering, planting design, ecological systems, site analysis and design, and regional planning and analysis.


  • An undergraduate degree
  • Official transcripts
  • Statement of Intent
  • Personal resume
  • Other admission materials may be required

School Accreditation Statement

National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation

WASC Senior College and University Commission