Horticulture CC

Horticulture Department | CC - Certificate of Completion | 1 year

Learn how to grow and take care of plants using various trade tools and applied skills with a Certificate in Horticulture from Clackamas Community College.

Do you love plants? The study of cultivating plants is a rewarding, hands-on experience that the Certificate can help you realize. Master tools such as rototillers, tractors, greenhouse equipment and more while learning critical data- gathering skills in order to provide the best plant care. Clackamas Community College has a wide variety of facilities at your disposal, including a farm site, several greenhouses and a variety of different types of gardens.

 

For horticulture advising, please Contact April Chastain at 503-594-3292 or april.chastain@clackamas.edu

Horticulture CC

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Horticulture Core Requirements

Complete 3 credits of HOR-280
  • HOR-280
  • Horticulture/CWE
  • 3
 
Complete HOR-122 or HOR-224
  • HOR-122
  • Greenhouse Crops-Potted Plants
  • 3
  • HOR-224
  • Landscape Installation
  • 3
 
Complete HOR-130 or HOR-131
  • HOR-130
  • Plant Propagation Theory
  • 3
  • HOR-131
  • Tree & Shrub Pruning
  • 3
 
Complete HOR-142 or HOR-145
  • HOR-142
  • Greenhouse Crops/Bedding Plant
  • 3
  • HOR-145
  • Turf Installation/Maintenance
  • 2
 
Complete the following Horticulture Core Requirements
  • HOR-226
  • Plant Identification/Fall
  • 4
  • HOR-227
  • Plant Identification/Winter
  • 4
  • HOR-228
  • Plant Identification/Spring
  • 4
  • HOR-222
  • Hort Computer Applications
  • 2
  • HOR-111
  • Horticulture Practicum/Fall
  • 2
  • HOR-133
  • Horticulture Practicum/Winter
  • 2
  • HOR-140
  • Soils
  • 3
  • HOR-143
  • Horticulture Practicum/Spring
  • 2
  • HOR-216
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • 3
  • HOR-115
  • Horticulture Safety
  • 1
  • HOR-112
  • Hort Career Exploration
  • 2
  • HOR-120
  • Pesticide Laws & Safety
  • 1
 

Computation Related Instruction

Complete MTH-050 or MTH-065
  • MTH-050
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • 3
  • MTH-065
  • Algebra II
  • 4
 

Communication Related Instruction

Complete WR-101 or WR-121
  • WR-121
  • English Composition
  • 4
  • WR-101
  • Commun. Skills: Occup Writing
  • 3
 

Human Relations Related Instruction

Complete BA-285 or COMM-100
  • BA-285
  • Human Relations in Business
  • 4
  • COMM-100
  • Basic Speech Communication
  • 3
 
Total Credits Required: 50-55