Horticulture Degree at Palo Alto College (PAC)

Request more information about the horticulture program by clicking on the links below:

Horticulture Degree

The horticulture program at Palo Alto College prepares students to be landscape designers, landscape contractors, greenhouse managers, and growers. The program focuses on the general production and processing of plants, shrubs, flowers, foliage, trees, groundcovers, and related plant material. Program courses include: horticulture science and principles, plant identification, proper soil development and management, sustainable landscape and irrigation design, water conservation, turf maintenance practices, integrated pest management, licensing and certification, and business practices. Get more details below including other Texas colleges that offer horticulture degrees.

Learn more by requesting information now!

Students Enrolled in the Horticulture Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. PAC has offered the following program levels for students:

  • Less Than One Year Certificate
  • Associate's Degree

Students by Academic Level (2013)

 Graduates
Less Than One Year Certificate4
Associate's Degree2

Students by Gender (2013)

 Graduates
Male2
Female4

Students by Race (2013)

 Graduates
Hispanic1
White5

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Horticulture program at PAC, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

Description

Teach courses in the agricultural sciences. Includes teachers of agronomy, dairy sciences, fisheries management, horticultural sciences, poultry sciences, range management, and agricultural soil conservation. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Horticulture Programs in Texas

Horticulture programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

Texas A&M University

College Station, TX
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 63 students completed this program

Programs

  • Horticulture (B,M,D)
  • Ornamental Horticulture (B,M,D)
  • Turf Management (B,M,D)

Houston Community College System

Houston, TX
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Horticulture (C,A)
  • Ornamental Horticulture (C,A)
  • Landscaping and Groundskeeping (C,A)

Lee College

Baytown, TX
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 44 students completed this program

Programs

  • Horticulture (C,A)

Tarrant County College

Fort Worth, TX
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 10 students completed this program

Programs

  • Horticulture (C,A)

Trinity Valley Community College

Athens, TX
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 64 students completed this program

Programs

  • Horticulture (C,A)

Richland College

Dallas, TX
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Horticulture (C,A)
  • Ornamental Horticulture (C,A)
  • Landscaping and Groundskeeping (C,A)
  • Plant Nursery Operations and Management (C,A)

Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 24 students completed this program

Programs

  • Horticulture (B,M)

Request Information

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

Financial Aid Office

School Map

School Map of Palo Alto College