Horticulture Technology

 

 

 


 

 

 

 


What’s Awarded

An Associate Degree in Applied Science in Horticulture Technology (A15240) is awarded by the Central Piedmont Community College upon completion of the program.

We also offer certificates that are comprised of intensive short term training in the following areas:

  • The Landscape Design (C15240-C1) Certificate will prepare individuals for careers in the area of landscape design.  Course work includes Plant Identification including trees, shrubs, annuals and perennials, Landscape Design 1 & 2 including working landscape plans, perspectives and color renderings, and Computer Aided Designs.
  • The Horticulture Maintenance (C15240-C5) Certificate will prepare individuals for careers in maintaining commercial & residential landscape and turf areas.  Course work includes Plant Identification including trees, shrubs, annuals and perennials, Pest Management including IPM & PHC, and Landscape and Turfgrass Management such as proper mowing, aerating and fertilization.
  • The Plant Production (C15240-C6) Certificate will prepare individuals for careers as growers of nursery and greenhouse crops.  Course work includes Plant Identification including trees, shrubs, annuals and perennials, Pest Management including IPM & PHC, Propagation Techniques and the efficient Operation of Nurseries and Greenhouses.

For more information please email or call 704.330.4827.

 

You may also be interested in our Turfgrass Management Technology Programs.

Horticulture and Turfgrass Technology Campus

 

Need help financing your schooling?

Find out more about Financial Aid and Scholarship opportunities that may be available for you.

 

For more information about registration visit Admissions website.

 


Industry and Career Connections:

The NC Cooperative Extension website has information about courses to update your workplace knowledge or obtain your NC State Pesticide License and certification renewal credits.