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Horticultural Sustainability

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Certificate in Applied Science

17 Credit Hours

The Horticultural Sustainability certificate addresses current environmental issues. Sustainable agriculture/horticulture has been practiced for many years, stressing the conservation of resources to maintain a sustainable environment. Students would be well-versed in new developments in landscape construction and current horticultural practices that minimize the impact on the environment.

Major Requirements

HRT 106 Ornamentals 2
HRT 107 Woody Ornamentals 2
HRT 125 Soils 4
HRT 144 Plant Pests 3
HRT 153 Landscape Construction 3
HRT 169 Sustainability in Horticulture 3

Total:   17
Admission into this program requires proof of high school graduation (or GED) and qualifying scores on SAT, ACT or the TTC placement test.