A landscape designer creates plans for outdoor spaces for beauty and functionality.
The minimum education requirement is an Associate's or Bachelor's degree. A certification may be required for some employers.
WHERE TO STUDY
For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.
In December 2018, the median yearly salary for a landscape designer was $46,485, according to PayScale.com. For more information, visit Study.com's Landscape Designer Profile.
- Association of Professional Landscape Designers
- National Association of Landscape Professionals
- Organic Landscape Association
VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS
Watch a day in the life of landscape designer, Jack Simmons.
Watch how Professor Anne Spafford of North Carolina State University works with her students to inspire them in their landscape design and other horticulture studies.