2019-2020 Catalog

Horticulture Specialist, College Credit Certificate

6292: College Credit Certificate in Horticulture Specialist (15 Credit Hours)

CIP: 01.0605

FL CIP: 0101010102

SOC: 37-1012

The Horticulture Specialist Certificate program is designed for students to become proficient in hands-on skills in general horticulture knowledge, plant and pest/disease identification. Student will be introduced to best management practices, as outlined by industry, for landscape design, installation and maintenance. The certificate will prepare students to enter the higher skilled and higher wage level work force.

View the Academic Pathway for this program at CF.edu/AcademicPathways.

This program is upward compatible with an Associate in Science degree. Contact the Financial Aid Office for clarification of financial aid eligibility.


Program Core Courses

ORH 1000CIntroduction to Horticulture


ORH 1113CPest and Disease Control




ORH 1601CNursery Management



ORH 1301CIntroduction to Irrigation


ORH 1260Greenhouse Operations


Total Credit Hours: 15