Landscape Architects ·  Plan and design land areas for projects such as parks and other recreational facilities, airports, highways, hospitals, schools, land subdivisions, and commercial, industrial, and residential sites.

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Licensing Information ·   Landscape Architect

Licensing Description:
An applicant shall have a degree in landscape architecture, at least 3 years satisfactory landscape architectural experience after acquiring that degree to qualify for the Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards’ Landscape Architect Registration Examination.

Licensing Agency:
Division Of Professional Registration
Board of Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Landscape
3605 Missouri Boulevard
P.O. Box 1335
Jefferson City, MO 65109-1335

Licensing History:  

RegionNumber of active licenses in 2012
The Central Region4

Occupational Tasks ·  Prepare site plans, specifications, and cost estimates for land development, coordinating arrangement of existing and proposed land features and structures.
· Confer with clients, engineering personnel, and architects on overall program.
· Compile and analyze data on conditions such as location, drainage, and location of structures for environmental reports and landscaping plans.
· Inspect landscape work to ensure compliance with specifications, approve quality of materials and work, and advise client and construction personnel.

Educational Requirements: ·  Bachelor's degree

Occupational Skill Set
Skill Relevance
·  Time Management 79%
·  Coordination 76%
·  Active Listening 73%
·  Reading Comprehension 71%
·  Judgment and Decision Making 69%
·  Active Learning 69%
·  Critical Thinking 69%
·  Writing 68%
·  Mathematics 67%
·  Speaking 66%