Pre-Horticulture - Preprofessional Program

Horticulture students find exciting career opportunities as managers or owners of horticultural businesses in retail or wholesale nurseries, floral shops and greenhouses, landscape contracting businesses, and in fruit and vegetable enterprises. Graduates in horticulture may also enter the horticulture industry in horticultural journalism, extension, teaching and research. The degree curriculum allows for specialization in the following options: entrepreneurship, plant science, and landscape design. The curriculum includes a balance of courses in horticulture, biological and physical sciences, social sciences and humanities. Students may participate in an internship program that provides employment in various horticultural enterprises.