The Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (BLA) and the Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) professional degree conferred by the Department of Landscape Architecture is accredited by the Landscape Architecture Accrediting Board (LAAB
). The LAAB last reviewed the department in 2008, and following an accreditation visit granted a full six-year term of accreditation for both the BLA and MLA programs. LAAB visiting teams are comprised of landscape architectural practitioners, faculty from other programs, and college or higher education administrators from other universities. The visiting teams review programs against the Accreditation Standards and Procedures established by the LAAB Board.