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 1300Introduction to Horticultural Sciences

3 credits


HORT 1310Introduction to Horticultural Sciences Laboratory

1 credit

HORT 2000Landscape and Environmental Appreciation

3 credits

HORT 2660Introduction to Landscape Design



HORT 2610Floral Design

3 credits

HORT 2120Landscape Plants I

3 credits

HORT 2210Plant Propagation

3 credits

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


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.

For more information…

Contact Associate Professor Steven Rodie, Pre-Horticulture Program, University of Nebraska at Omaha, 402-554-3752, srodie@unomaha.edu; Dean’s Office, CASNR, Nebraska-Lincoln, 1-800-742-8800; ext. 2541; or Anne Streich, Undergraduate Coordinator, UNL Agronomy/Horticulture, astreich2@unl.edu, 402-472-1640.

Web sites

and www.agronomy.unl.edu