Environmental Horticulture AS Degree (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.

Course Code Title Units
Required CoursesUnits
AGEH 001Horticulture3
AGEH 001LHorticulture Laboratory1
AGEH 004Turfgrass Management2
AGEH 004LTurfgrass Management Laboratory1
AGEH 005Ornamental Plant Identification3
AGEH 008Landscape Management3
orĀ AGEH 027 Turfgrass & Landscape Pest Management
AGEH 009Landscape Planning & Design3
AGEH 016Arboriculture2
AGEH 020Landscape Construction2
AGEH 030Landscape Equipment2
AGEH 046Landscape Irrigation Systems2
AGEH 046LLandscape Irrigation Systems Lab1
AGEH 095AEnvironmental Horticulture Turfgrass Work Experience2
AGBU 059ALeadership1
AGBU 059BCareers1
AGPS 001Soils & Plant Nutrition4
Electives (with Advisor approval)
Select 8 units from the following:
AGEH 024Advanced Turfgrass Management3
AGEH 034Golf Course Management3
AGEH 095AEnvironmental Horticulture Turfgrass Work Experience (1-2 units in addition to required)1-8
AGPS 002Entomology - General & Applied4
AGPS 032Pesticide Laws & Regulations2
BUMA 031Business Calculations3
CIS 010Computer Literacy4
NR 001Conservation of Natural Resources3
NR 001LConservation of Natural Resources Lab1
Required Subtotal33
Elective Subtotal8
COD General Education Pattern18
Kinesiology Activities2