Horticulture

Award: CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE

Purpose: The Horticulture Career Studies Certificate is designed to provide a program of study in horticulture which results in a basic understanding

of the horticulture industry and in the acquisition of skills necessary for entry positions in the industry.

Occupational Objectives: Entry-level positions in agriculture and plant management.

Admissions Requirements: Admission to the Horticulture Career Studies Certificate is based upon the general requirements for the college. If a

student meets the general admission requirements, a counselor will discuss the student’s academic strengths and weaknesses. Any academic

deficiencies may be corrected in the College’s Developmental Studies program.

Program Requirements: To receive a Horticulture Career Studies Certificate you must complete 12 credits of the listed courses.

 

    Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
Course
Credit
         
HRT 100
      or

Intro. To Horticulture

 2 2 3
HRT 110 Principles of Horticulture 2 2 3
HRT 115  Plant Propagation 3 0 3
HRT 121
 Greenhouse Crop Prod. I 1 2 2
Horticulture Elective   2 2 3
Total Minimum Credits   12
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