Horticulture

Horticulture is the cultivation of flowers, fruits, vegetables, and ornamental plants. Students learn to produce and market plants and flowers that may be sold to a landscape contractor, a lawn and garden super center or to a floral distributor.

Floral Mangagement

Prepares students to source, purchase, distribute, market, design, and sell floricultural products.

Career Opportunities:
  • Freelance floral designer - median annual salary of $67,840
  • Horticulture therapist - median annual salary of $64,540
  • Specialty visual designer - median annual salary of $61,730
  • Wedding and bridal designer - median annual salary of $73,180
Curriculum

Floriculture and Ornamental

Prepares students to produce, distribute, and market flowers, flowering, and foliage plants.

Career Opportunities:
  • Freelance floral designer — median annual salary of $67,840
  • Horticulture therapist — median annual salary of $64,540
  • Specialty visual designer — median annual salary of $61,730
  • Wedding and bridal designer — median annual salary of $73,180
Curriculum

Fruit and Vegetable Production

Prepares students to produce, distribute, and market fruits and vegetables for local consumption and commercial markets.

Career Opportunities:
  • Marketing agent - median annual salary of $132,230
  • Quality control inspector - median annual salary of $37,140
  • Technical product researcher - median annual salary of $69,190
Curriculum