School of Business, Technology & Trades :: Programs of Study
Horticulture Technology - Career Studies Certificate
The horticulture program is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in greenhouse, nursery, and garden center and landscaping businesses and to upgrade the skills of those currently employed in the industry. Employment opportunities include assistant growers, wholesale and retail salespersons, and production or landscaping technicians.
Program details such as admission requirements, required courses, and suggested course sequence can be found in the college catalog.
Gainful Employment Disclosure will be linked when available.
The Community Arboretum is a two-acre educational garden located on the campus of Virginia Western Community College in Roanoke, Virginia. Eleven separate gardens and plant collections surround a centrally located amphitheater and are home to approximately 700 labeled plant taxa.
For more information please visit the Arboretum web site.