Horticulture/Grounds Maintenance Certificate

Curriculum HRT.GRM.CERT (C401C)

Designed to facilitate the learner into a career in grounds maintenance. Includes golf course, sports turf and commercial turf maintenance properties.

Semester One

Credit Hours

 

HRT 100

Introduction to Horticulture

4

 

HRT 125

Plants and Society

4

 

HRT 127

Entomology: Insects, People and Plants

3

 

 

Program electives

3

 

 

 

14

Semester Two

 

HRT 128

Plant Pathology

3

 

HRT 135

Soils & Fertilizers

3

 

HRT 140

Landscape Construction and Maintenance

4

 

HRT 285

Turf and Lawn Management

3

 

 

 

13

 

 

Total credits required

27

See HRT course descriptions.

Program electives (3): HRT 126◊, HRT 145◊, HRT 225◊, HRT 261◊, HRT 265

Coordinator: Tom Elsey, Ext. 3550

Gainful Employment

The information provided in the link below is available to assist students in making informed choices about their education and career.

http://www.triton.edu/GE_Certificates/GroundsMaintenance_Certificate_C401C.html

For more information about Gainful Employment, visit the Triton College Financial Aid Office, located in the Student Center Building, Room B-216W, or send an Email to: finaid@triton.edu.