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Environmental Horticul​​ture

This program provides instruction in the designing, construction, and maintenance of landscapes, nursery practices, and management of large turf areas. Career opportunities in Environmental Horticulture include landscape management and construction, pest control, sales of fertilizer and horticultural supplies, irrigation equipment supply and sales, and plant material sales.​

ENVIRONMENTAL HORTICULTURE CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT
Dept. No. Title Units
Required Courses:
AGEH 1 Horticulture 3
AGEH 1L Horticulture Lab 1
AGEH 4 Turfgrass Management 2
AGEH 4L Turfgrass Management Lab 1
AGEH 5 Ornamental Plant Identification 3
AGEH 8 Landscape Management 3
AGEH 9 Landscaping Planning & Design 3
or AGEH 27 Turfgrass & Landscape Pest Management (3)
AGEH 16 Arboriculture 2
AGEH 20 Landscape Construction 2
AGEH 30 Landscape Equipment 2
AGEH 46 Landscape Irrigation Systems 2
AGEH 46L Landscape Irrigation Systems Lab 1
AGBU 59A Leadership 1
AGBU 59B Careers 1
AGPS 1 Soils & Plant Nutrition 4
Electives: 7 units to be chosen from the following:
AGEH 24 Advanced Turfgrass Management 3
AGEH 34 Golf Course Management 3
AGEH 95A Environmental Horticulture Turfgrass Work Experience​
2
AGPS 2 Entomology - General & Applied 4
AGPS 5 Plant Science 3
AGPS 5L Plant Science Lab 1
BUAC 66 Fundamentals of Bookkeeping 3
BUMA 31 Business Calculations 3
CIS 10 Computer Literacy 4
NR 1 Conservation of Natural Resources 3
NR 1L Conservation of Natural Resources Lab 1
NR 41A Native Plants - Mountain 1
NR 41B Native Plants - Desert 1
Required Subtotal 31
Elective Subtotal (with Advisor approval) 7
  CERTIFICATE TOTAL 38

 

 
ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN ENVIRONMENTAL HORTICULTURE 
(employment preparation)
Dept. No. Title Units
Required Courses:
AGEH 1 Horticulture 3
AGEH 1L Horticulture Lab 1
AGEH 4 Turfgrass Management 2
AGEH 4L Turfgrass Management Lab 1
AGEH 5 Ornamental Plant Identification 3
AGEH 8 Landscape Management 3
or AGEH 27 Turfgrass & Landscape Pest Management (3)
AGEH 9 Landscaping Planning & Design 3
AGEH 16 Arboriculture 2
AGEH 20 Landscape Construction 2
AGEH 30 Landscape Equipment 2
AGEH 46 Landscape Irrigation Systems 2
AGEH 46L Landscape Irrigation Systems Lab 1
AGEH 95A Environmental Horticulture Turfgrass Work Experience
2
AGBU 59A Leadership 1
AGBU 59B Careers 1
AGPS 1 Soils & Plant Nutrition 4
Electives: 8 units to be chosen from the following:
AGEH 24 Advanced Turfgrass Management 3
AGEH 34 Golf Course Management 3
AGEH 95A Environmental Horticulture Turfgrass Work Experience ​(1-2 units in addition to required) 8
AGPS 2 Entomology - General & Applied 4
AGPS 32 Pesticide Laws & Regulations 2
BUMA 31 Business Calculations 3
CIS 10 Computer Literacy 4
NR 1 Conservation Of Natural Resources 3
NR 1L Conservation Of Natural Resources Lab 1
Required Subtotal 33
Elective Subtotal (with Advisor approval) 8
COD General Education Pattern 18
Kinesiology  Activities 2
  DEGREE TOTAL 61



 

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN ENVIRONMENTAL HORTICULTURE 
(transfer preparation)
Dept. No. Title Units
Required Courses:
AGEH 1 Horticulture 3
AGEH 1L Horticulture Lab 1
AGEH 5 Ornamental Plant Identification 3
AGEH 9 Landscaping Planning & Design 3
AGEH 16 Arboriculture 2
AGEH 20 Landscape Construction 2
AGEH 46 Landscape Irrigation Systems 2
AGEH 46L Landscape Irrigation Systems Lab 1
AGPS 1 Soils & Plant Nutrition 4
AGPS 2 Entomology - General & Applied 4
AGBU 59A Leadership 1
AGBU 59B Careers 1
  Required Subtotal 27
  COD General Education Pattern (confer with Counselor) 18
Transferable Electives (confer with advisor) 13
  Kinesiology  Activities 2
  DEGREE TOTAL 60
Consult catalog of transfer institution for specific requirements.
 
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