Garden Center Technician

Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: The Garden Center Technician Technical Certificate of Credit prepares students for challenging careers in the expanding field of landscaping and garden centers. Students will also develop contemporary business concepts as they apply to landscape and garden centers.

Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters

Locations offered:
Tifton

Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will interpret information on the pesticide label.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admission criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: N/A

Education: A high school diploma or equivalent (GED) is not required for application or admission, but must be received prior to the awarding of this certificate. College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Garden Center Technician, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 12 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a degree or a diploma program.

Cost
1st Term
Tuition: $801
Fees: $309
Books: $750
Total: $1860

2nd Term
Tuition: $267
Fees: $324
Books: $250
Total: $841

Curriculum Credits

1: Occupational Courses (12 hours)

12

HORT 1010 WoodyPlant Identification I 3
HORT 1020 Herbaceous Plant Identificatio 3
HORT 1080 Pest Management 3
HORT 1140 Horticulture Business Manage 3

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