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Join us as the College of Architecture, Planning & Landscape Architecture (CAPLA) expands the influence and scope of the design and planning professional through an engaged process of making, risk-taking and knowledge building. The CAPLA community is dedicated to nurturing design and planning methodologies that are grounded in a responsible, authentic approach to the built environment. In this way, we prepare graduates for the hands-on work of transforming our world.  


There are two undergraduate degrees offered at CAPLA, one focused on design, the other an analysis of the built environment.

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There are five graduate degrees at CAPLA where students are able to advance their education through both design and research.

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College tours are available every Friday. Prospective students should come visit to learn about our facilities.

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Student Experience

CAPLA students learn through hands-on studio work, engaged research and engagement outside the classroom.

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