This program is designed to provide an opportunity for persons
interested in the landscape and horticulture industry (landscape
maintenance, golf course maintenance, nursery and greenhouse
production and garden center management) to become skilled in
basic horticultural practices. The Landscape and Horticulture
Technician College Credit Certificate Program is 30 college credits,
approximately 215 hours are practical exercise and 275 hours are
classroom instruction. Topics include: plant physiology and growth,
classification of plants, maintaining landscape plants, fertilizing
plants, managing a pest control program, pruning and shaping
plants, plan, install, and employability skills. Topics for the
Landscape Specialization include: planning, installing and
maintaining landscape irrigation systems, analyzing and organizing
landscape projects and laying out and installing landscapes.
All courses and credits earned can be applied towards the Landscape and Horticulture Technology AAS (LAWN-AAS) degree. For additional information call the Landscape Technology Program Contact on the Pensacola Campus, (850) 484-1162 or visit our website at www.pensacolastate.edu, and search "Landscape and Horticulture Management".
*If applicable, any documents related to this program of study can be found listed under the Documents section on this web page.
*We strongly encourage you to contact the Pensacola State Biological Sciences Department for assistance in planning your program of study.