Landscaping and Groundskeeping Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals to manage and maintain indoor and/or outdoor ornamental and recreational plants and groundcovers and related conceptual designs established by landscape architects, interior designers, enterprise owners or managers, and individual clients. Includes instruction in applicable principles of horticulture, gardening, plant and soil irrigation and nutrition, turf maintenance, plant maintenance, equipment operation and maintenance, personnel supervision, and purchasing. Is Landscaping and Groundskeeping the right major for you?
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Landscaping and Groundskeeping Major

What Courses Do Landscaping and Groundskeeping Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Landscaping and Groundskeeping majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Gardening
  • Horticulture
  • Irrigation
  • Plant Maintenance
  • Plant Nutrition
  • Turf Maintenance

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