Horticulture (HLHCE)

Award: Certificate of achievement

Program location: Fort Omaha Campus

This option is a certificate of achievement that provides students the opportunity to move quickly into the industry and begin working at an entry level.

Graduation Requirements

General education

13.5

Major requirements

36.0

Total credit hours required

49.5

General education requirements (13.5 credit hrs.)

Communications

English level I

4.5

Quantitative/Numeracy Skills

MATH 1240Applied Mathematics

4.5

Natural Sciences

BIOS 1400Introduction to Botany

4.5

Major requirements for Horticulture (36.0 credit hrs.)

Courses

HLSM 1010Introduction to Horticulture

6.0

HLSM 1100Perennials: Culture and Identification

3.0

HLSM 1110Turfgrass Management

3.0

HLSM 1400Natural Systems and Sustainability

3.0

HLSM 2410Seed Propagation

3.0

HLSM 2415Vegetative Propagation

3.0

HLSM 2420Plant Pathology

4.5

HLSM 2425Entomology

4.5

HLSM 2510Olericulture

3.0

HLSM 2910Internship

3.0