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Horticulture & Landscape Management

This program includes courses in horticultural management and business operations. Graduates of the Horticulture and Landscape Management Sequence are employed nationwide in the landscape design/build/maintenance, turf grass, greenhouse and nursery industries.

Visit the online Undergraduate Catalog for more about curriculum requirements, course descriptions, general education requirements, and additional degree requirements.

Opportunities for Students

Students can enhance their classroom experiences by:

Graduating students have great career opportunities. Nationally the job market is excellent. A recent U.S. Department of Agriculture study indicates that there will be a significant shortage of college-educated individuals in the scientific and business specialties associated with the U.S. food and agricultural system

Possible Job Titles in Horticulture

  • Florist
  • Greenhouse Manager
  • Horticulturist
  • Landscape Manager
  • Landscape Designer
  • Garden Center Manager
  • Ornamental Nursery Manager
  • Plant Pathologist
  • Produce Manager
  • Turf-grass Specialist
  • Greenskeeper
  • Botanist

For more information, please visit the following links

Illinois State University

Agriculture@IllinoisState.edu

Department of Agriculture
Normal, Il 61790-5020
Phone: (309) 438-5654

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