Landscape Design and Installation Certificate

The purpose of the Landscape Design and Installation Certificate is to cultivate enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and skilled professionals that are equipped for careers in the field of landscape design and the installation of plants and hardscapes by providing them with theoretical and hands-on, industry and research backed training in the latest landscape design and installation sciences, practices, technologies and equipment.

 

Required Courses

REQUIRED COURSE INFORMATION  
Courses Credit Hours
CWE 101 Cooperative Work Experience Preparation 1.0
HRT 104 Landscape Design and Implementation 3.0
HRT 107 Woody Ornamentals 2.0
HRT 108 Annuals and Perennials  2.0
HRT 121 Commercial Irrigation 3.0
HRT 153 Landscape Construction 3.0
HRT 200 Horticulture Business Management 3.0
HRT 212 Commercial Landscape Design 3.0
HRT 255 Urban Tree Care 3.0
   
Total Credit Hours 23.0

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Purpose Statement

The purpose of the Landscape Design and Installation Certificate is to cultivate enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and skilled professionals that are equipped for careers in the field of landscape design and the installation of plants and hardscapes by providing them with theoretical and hands-on, industry and research backed training in the latest landscape design and installation sciences, practices, technologies and equipment.

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Produce attractive and functional landscape designs that meet client goals and expectations.

  2. Interpret landscape plans and install plants and other landscape features according to specifications.

  3. Demonstrate an understanding of business principles needed to start and run a horticulture business.