Landscape Horticulture Program Information
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Training for Jobs
- Sustainable Land Management / Landscape Maintenance - Prepare for a career managing
and restoring landscapes—residential, commercial, parks, public gardens, and natural areas.
- Horticultural Studies - Gain a broad
foundation of horticultural knowledge and skills. Topics include: nurseries and garden centers, greenhouses, permaculture, and edibles.
- Landscape Design / Construction - Specialize in either design or construction/irrigation. Design is usually integrated with installation and maintenance services.
Resources Available to Students
- Instructors with industry experience; provide career guidance as part of the educational process.
- Campus Arboretum - 5-acre outdoor classroom on site.
- LHO Facilities - greenhouse, nursery and retail garden center.
- Internship Program - provides industry work experience and networking.
- SSCC Career Development Services has postings of job opportunities and internships in the industry, and can help with resume preparation.
Degree Planning Sheets
- Short-Term Certificate Programs
- Certificate Programs
- Landscape Design and Construction
- Sustainable Land Management
- Horticultural Studies
- Associate of Applied Science / Transfer