Tuesday – November 21, 2017

Greenhouse Plant Production (2017-2018)

Certificate
School of Technology and Applied Sciences / Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources Career Cluster
Mequon Campus

 

For Information: 414-297-6315
Mequon Campus, 262-238-2200


Boost your knowledge of spring and fall greenhouse crops. This certificate program is especially useful for Landscape Horticulture degree program students who seek employment with firms having greenhouse operations, as well as new students who need greenhouse skills for employment. 
 

The course Ornamental Plant Health Care (HORT-113) prepares students for state certification in pesticide application, required in many commercial pest-control situations. The state-of-the-art greenhouses on the Mequon Campus feature LED lighting, computerized environmental control, recycled water, and sustainable technologies to encourage environmental hands-on learning.

 

Curriculum effective 2017-18. 

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements. 

COURSES

 

Credits

HORT-134

Greenhouse Production - Fall Crops

   3

HORT-152

Greenhouse Production - Spring Crops

   3

HORT-159

Survey of Herbaceous Plants

   2

HORT-113

Ornamental Plant Health Care

   3

TOTAL CREDITS: 11  

 

All credits must be earned at MATC with a 2.0 cumulative GPA or higher. Upon completion of the certificates's requirements, the student's transcript is notated with the credential earned.

Some certificates can be earned while completing associate degrees and/or technical diplomas that are eligible for financial aid. Certificate programs alone are not eligible for financial aid; consult an MATC advisor for information.

Curriculum requirements are subject to change.


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

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements.


Page updated March 2017.