Become a Licensed
Landscape Architect

In recognition of the impact of the landscape architecture profession on public health, safety, and welfare, states regulate landscape architects through licensure.

Learn more aboutstate licensure laws and regulationsandcontact yourstate licensing board.

Use thePLA designationto show the world you are a licensed landscape architect.

Stay Licensed

Thirty states require licensed landscape architects to complete continuing education in order to maintain a license. TheLandscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES)has established landscape architecture continuing education standards, and offers access to a range of educational opportunities, including distance education courses, in the U.S. and Canada.

Continuing education opportunities:

• ASLA Research Reports

• ASLA Conference on Landscape Architecture

Landscape Architecture Magazine

• Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES)

• Online Learning


ASLA Membership
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