Garden Center Short-Term Certificate
Area of Study: Plant Science & Landscape Technology
Degree/Certificate: Certificate of Proficiency
Contact the Financial Aid Office regarding certificate eligibility.
This two semester certificate program offers garden center management skills to persons who are seeking a career in retail garden center operations but who may not desire a full degree. The certificate is also helpful to those already employed in landscape or other green industries who have a desire to upgrade their knowledge and skills in order to be a more valuable staff member.
The Garden Center Short-Term Certificate features course work in:
- Plant identification
- Current landscape practices
- Essential business aspects of retailing in the green industry
Degree: Students may apply credits earned toward the Plant Science and Landscape Technology degree program.