Certificate of Achievement in Landscape Management

Division: Agriculture

This certificate prepares students for entry-level employment in the field of Landscape Management. Students completing this certificate will acquire landscape maintenance, turfgrass management, landscape irrigation, and integrated pest management skills.

Program Outcomes

  • Exhibit appropriate installation and cultural management practices for an aesthetically pleasing landscape.
  • Communicate with the public and colleagues utilizing a variety of communication methods.

Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be prepared for employment in the following fields: landscape installation and maintenance, equipment and supply sales, turf management, pesticide applicator, landscape water auditor, and parks maintenance personnel.

REQUIRED CERTIFICATE COURSES25
AGMT 108AG Business Computer Apps3
OH 001Basic Ornamental Horticulture3
OH 002Plant Identification 13
OH 109Landscape Maintenance3
OH 210Turfgrass Management3
OH 217Landscape Irrigation3
OH 220Diseases of Ornamentals3
OH 222Pests of Ornamentals3
WEXP 193 FAgriculture Wrk Exp-1st Sem1
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RESTRICTED ELECTIVES3
Select one of the following courses:
AG 004Soil Science3
OH 007Principles of Landscape Design3
OH 204Nursery & Greenhouse Productn.3
OH 206Landscape Drafting3
OH 208Landscape Construction3
OH 218Xeriscape: Water Conservation3
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TOTAL28

The Certificate of Achievement requirements include completion of the certificate courses with a “C” or better grade in each course. Required and support courses may be substituted with the approval of the Agriculture Division Chair.