Landscape Technician Certificate
The 31-credit-hour certificate program is designed to prepare students for a career in landscape design and maintenance. Upon completion of this certificate, students will possess the competencies to be successful at entry-level or higher positions in landscape design and maintenance and other related occupations.
A full-time student can complete this certificate in a fall-spring sequence year.
Suggested/Sample Course Sequence
The sequence taken by the student may vary depending on prerequisites, course availability, and personal/professional responsibilities.
(Landscape Technician -Major Code 6190; State CIP Code 01.0605)
|HORT 201||Introduction to Horticultural Science||4|
|HORT 214||Woody Plants I, Deciduous||3|
|HORT 140||Turfgrass I||3|
|HORT 220||Herbaceous Plants||3|
|HORT 235||Landscape Maintenance and Techniques||3|
|Landscape Elective (see list below)||3|
|HORT 215||Woody Plants II, Evergreens||3|
|HORT 225||Plant Problems*||3|
|HORT 135||Landscape Design||3|
|HORT 265||Landscape Construction||3|
|HORT 150||Fruits, Vegetables and Herb Crops||2|
|HORT 205||Plant Propagation*||3|
|HORT 260||Horticulture Soils||3|
|HORT 240||Turfgrass II*||3|
|HORT 270||Horticulture Internship*||3|
|BUS 121||Introduction to Business||3|
|BUS 145||Small Business Management||3|
Total Program Hours: 31