To prepare for a range of careers in the horticulture/landscape industry, students learn about sustainable and environmental horticulture operations, maintaining healthy plants, installing plant material, operating equipment, and developing and executing landscape plans. Classes are offered full-time days or part-time evenings; choose one of three program tracks: Design, Landscape Construction, or Landscape Maintenance and Arboriculture. MATC’s Mequon Campus features a greenhouse and extensively landscaped grounds for hands-on learning.
Career Outlook: Arborists, horticulturists, landscape designers and landscapers are in steady demand year-round. Typical career settings include garden centers, parks, recreational properties and landscape companies.
Program Code: 10-001-4
Start Dates: August/January
Detailed Program Information:
Fall 2014 – Spring 2015 Course Requirements