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The School of Planning, Design and Construction uniquely unites four built environment disciplines to foster synergistic learning and collaboration: Construction management, interior design, landscape architecture and urban & regional planning. Our academic programs are accredited and produce career-ready graduates. We provide our students with the opportunity to learn about and work on real-world, cross-discipline projects and activities. Our nationally recognized, world-renowned faculty cross-collaborate on pressing built environment issues, delivering timely and crucial sustainable research and outreach. Learn More.

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  • Group working together during a recent NCI training in Houston, Texas.

    The Value of CEUs

    Published on February 6, 2020

    NCI is excited to announce we are now able to offer CEUs to landscape architects.

  • Group work during a recent NCI-facilitated charrette in Novi, Mich.

    A Year of New: Part 2

    Published on January 14, 2020

    A continuation NCI's 2019 year in review focusing on NCI's accomplishments in service and research.

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In the News

Using Statistics to Test Design Alternatives for Performance

Published on February 6, 2020
by Landscape Performance Series

Meet the Winners of the NAHB Student Competition

Published on January 28, 2020
by NAHBNow

Third Annual Diversity Research Showcase Winners Announced

Published on January 27, 2020
by MSUToday

Shaping the Future

Published on January 23, 2020
by Spartan Magazine

Residential Land Use Regulation and the Spatial Mismatch Between Housing and Employment Opportunities in California Cities

Published on January 21, 2020
by UC Berkley Terner Center for Housing Innovation

LIAA "Welcome To" Podcast Episode 2: Domicology

Published on October 18, 2019
by Welcome To Ep. 2: Domicology

Michigan's First CLT Mass Timber Structure Midway Review

Published on September 19, 2019
by Granger

Faculty elected to national landscape architectural council

Published on August 16, 2019
by MSUToday

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