Horticulture Technology

 


 


What’s Awarded

An Associates in Applied Science in Horticulture Technology (A15240) is awarded by the Central Piedmont Community College upon completion of the program.

We also offer certificates that are comprised of intensive short term training in the following areas:

  • Landscape Design (C15240-C1)
    This certificate will prepare individuals for careers in the area of landscape design.  Course work includes Plant Identification including trees, shrubs, annuals and perennials, Landscape Design 1 & 2 including working landscape plans, perspectives and color renderings, and Computer Aided Designs.
  • Horticulture Maintenance (C15240-C5)
    This certificate will prepare individuals for careers in maintaining commercial & residential landscape and turf areas.  Course work includes Plant Identification including trees, shrubs, annuals and perennials, Pest Management including IPM & PHC, and Landscape and Turfgrass Management such as proper mowing, aerating and fertilization.
  • Plant Production (C15240-C6)
    This certificate will prepare individuals for careers as growers of nursery and greenhouse crops.  Course work includes Plant Identification including trees, shrubs, annuals and perennials, Pest Management including IPM & PHC, Propagation Techniques and the efficient Operation of Nurseries and Greenhouses.

For more information please contact John Holmes John.Holmes@cpcc.edu or 704.330.4827.

 

You may also be interested in our Turfgrass Management Technology Programs.

Horticulture Technology Campus

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Check out the link below for information about registration.

http://www1.cpcc.edu/admissions/