If you are looking to start a career in horticulture, Lake Land College offers two horticulture programs. The horticulture certificate is a year-long program, designed for students seeking educational training and employment in landscaping, greenhouse management, plant propagation, nursery management, golf course management and turfgrass management. In addition to 33 credit hours of specialized courses in horticulture, business and soil science, students receive 12 weeks of supervised occupational experience at approved internship locations.
The horticulture production and landscape associate degree is for students seeking advanced training within the green industry including greenhouse management, golf course management, landscape design, nursery management and landscape construction. The 20 weeks of internship allow the student to specialize within the production or landscape areas of their choice.
To learn more about the horticulture programs at Lake Land College, call 217-234-5232.