Education


Overview

Per California Code of Regulations (CCR) Section 2615 - Form of Examinations, a candidate who has a combination of 6 years of qualifying education and training experience, as specified in Section 2620 - Education and Training Credits, shall be eligible and may apply for the Landscape Architect Registration Examination (LARE).

Candidates shall possess at least 1 year of educational credit to be eligible for the examination.

Examination Eligibility Requirements

Educational Attainment Credit
Masters or Bachelors Degree in Landscape Architecture From an Approved School 4 years
Masters or Bachelors Degree in Landscape Architecture From a Non-Approved School 3 years
Extension Certificate in Landscape Architecture 2 years
Associate Degree in Landscape Architecture 1 year
Extension Certificate in Landscape Architecture Plus a Four-Year Degree in Any Subject 4 years
Associate Degree in Landscape Architecture Plus an Extension Certificate in Landscape Architecture 3 years
Masters or Bachelors Degree in Architecture from a program accredited by the National Architectural Accrediting Board 1 year