Environmental Horticulture Associate in Science Employment Preparation

The Associate of Science in Environmental Horticulture program provides instruction in the design, 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.

Semester 1

Course Code Title Units
AGEH 004 Turfgrass Management 3
AGEH 004L Turfgrass Management Laboratory 1
AGEH 005 Ornamental Plant Identification 3
AGBU 059A Leadership 1
ENG 001A English Composition 4
COD GE Area D Kinesiology Activity Requirement 1

Semester 2

Course Code Title Units
AGEH 008 Landscape Management 3
AGEH 009 Landscape Planning & Design 3
AGEH 020 Landscape Construction 2
AGEH 030 Landscape Equipment 2
AGEH 046 Landscape Irrigation Systems 2
AGEH 046L Landscape Irrigation Systems Lab 1
AGBU 059B Careers 1
COD GE Area D Kinesiology Activity Requirement 1

Semester 3

Course Code Title Units
AGEH 016 Arboriculture 2
AGEH 027 Turfgrass & Landscape Pest Management 3
AGPS 001 Soils & Plant Nutrition 4
AGEH 095A Environmental Horticulture Turfgrass Work Experience 2
MATH 049 Intermediate Algebra or any Math class from Area C4B 4

Semester 4

Course Code Title Units
AGEH 001 Horticulture 3
AGEH 001L Horticulture Laboratory 1
AGEH 024 Advanced Turfgrass Management 3
CIS 010 Computer Literacy  4
COD GE Area C2 Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
COD GE Area C3 Art, Humanities and Culture 3