Minor in Horticulture

A minor in horticulture consists of a minimum of 18 credit hours of horticulture course work, including 5-8 hours at the 3000 level or above. Required courses are as follows:

Degree Requirements

Core - 10-13 hours

Select from:

HORT 2000Landscape and Environmental Appreciation

3 credits

HORT 2120Landscape Plant I

3 credits

HORT 2210Plant Propagation

3 credits

HORT 2660Introduction to Landscape Design

3 credits

Or

HORT 2610Floral Design

3 credits

HORT 1300Introduction to Horticultural Sciences

3 credits

And

HORT 1310Introduction to Horticultural Sciences Laboratory

1 credit

Total Credit Hours:10-13

Electives - 5-8 hours

Select from:

HORT 3990Independent Study

3 - 5 credits

HORT 3960Current Projects and Topics in Horticulture

1 - 5 credits

HORT 3950Career Experience

1 - 5 credits

HORT 4880Business Management for Horticultural Enterprises

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:5-8

Advising for the horticulture minor is coordinated through the UNO Pre-Horticulture Program Coordinator, as assigned by the Head of the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, UNL. The minor applies to UNO students completing their primary Bachelor’s degree at UNO; transfer of the minor to a Bachelor’s degree at UNL is subject to review by the Curriculum Committee in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture.