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  Dec 12, 2019
 
Palo Alto College 2009-2010 Academic Catalog 
    
Palo Alto College 2009-2010 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Landscape and Horticultural Science, A.A.S.


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The degree and certificate programs are designed for the student entering the field of landscaping and for the professional who wants to expand his or her knowledge in the field. Emphasis is placed on the commercial application of skills learned in the program. Three certificates in specialized areas are also available to students who already possess skills in the area. These certificates are: Basic Nursery and Landscape Operations, Turf and Landscape Irrigation, and Landscape and Horticultural Science. Employment for graduating students of this program may be available in landscaping businesses (independent and corporate), residential complexes (apartment and residential organizations), parks and recreational facilities. Positions include but are not limited to superintendents, management and sales.

Advisory Committee
Bruce Burger, The Quarry Golf Club
David Doguet, Bladerunner Farms
M. Scott Kelley, Mortellaros Nursery
William Odam, San Antonio ISD
Karen Ortega, Smith & Hawkin
Jose Perez, Fairway Landscape and Nursery
David Rodriguez, Texas Agrilife Extension Service
Richard Thompson, Thompson Landscaping
Charles Wagmiller, Hyatt Hill Country Resort

Related Degrees and Certificates

Landscape and Horticultural Science Level I Certificate 

Landscape & Horticultural Science: Basic Landscape Management Local Certificate 

Landscape & Horticultural Science: Basic Nursery and Landscape Operations Level I Certificate 

Landscape & Horticultural Science: Floral Design Technician Level I Certificate 

Landscape & Horticultural Science: Small/Organic Farmer Level I Certificate 

Landscape & Horticultural Science: Turf and Landscape Irrigation Level I Certificate 

Turfgrass and Golf Course Management, A.A.S. 

Agriculture, A.S. 

 

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