2019-2020 Catalog 
    Aug 14, 2022  
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Environmental Horticulture, A.A.S.


Program Code: AG035

Students pursuing this degree will specialize in production, management and design in the following areas: Floral Design and Interior Plantscaping, Greenhouse Management, Turfgrass Management, Nursery Production and Arboriculture - Urban Forestry. Students take 16 hours general education requirements as required for all AAS degrees. Students will take 32 hours of core required horticulture courses that will give them a well-rounded background in plant science, pest management and sustainability techniques and practices. Students can then tailor their degree by taking 20 hours of courses specific to their field of interest.

Completion Guide

Click here for semester-by-semester guides within this degree program and advisor contact information.

Floral Design Plantscaping

Turfgrass Production and Management

Urban Forestry

Nursery Production and Management

Greenhouse Production and Management



General Education Requirements: 16 Semester Hours

  • or ENG 130 - Technical Writing and Communication  Students may substitute ENG 102 or ENG 230 for either of the above courses.
  • Students may substitute ENG 102 or ENG 230 for either of the above courses.

  • Select one course from Group II: Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Select 6 credit hours from Groups I - V: General Education
  • Students are encouraged to select a Humanities or Fine Arts course as part of their General Education coursework.

Students choose 20 credit hours from any recommended course listed below in their area of concentration and/or any course in HORT - selected with Advisor’s approval.

Total Required Hours: 68 Semester Hours

Includes Online Courses

This program includes the option for distance education courses (online and/or hybrid).