Monday – September 01, 2014

 

Arboriculture
Certificate
School of Technology and Applied Sciences
Mequon Campus


For Information:
Mequon Campus, 262-238-2200

The courses in this certificate provide skills and knowledge necessary to be successful in the tree care profession. Students will gain hands-on training in tree climbing, pruning, tree removal, cable and bracing, tree care equipment, planting, tree and shrub identification, and plant health care. Students work with small and large trees, and safe work practices are emphasized. These courses prepare the student to obtain a Certified Arborist designation through the International Society of Arboriculture.

 

Curriculum effective 2014-15. 

COURSES

Credits

HORT-127
HORT-128
HORT-129
HORT-114
HORT-113
HORT-171

Arboriculture I (Introduction to Tree Care)
Arboriculture II (Climbing and Pruning)
Arboriculture II (Rigging and Removal)
Woody Ornamental Plants
Ornamental Plant Health Care
Exterior Plant Pests

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TOTAL CREDITS: 17

All credits must be earned at MATC with a 2.0 GPA or higher.

The student must initiate a request for the certificate upon completion of the requirements. Certificate programs are not eligible for financial aid.

Curriculum requirements are subject to change.

For class times and locations or to register online, visit INFOnline.

 

Page updated April 2014.