Landscape Management

Horticulture Department | AAS - Associate of Applied Science Degree | 2 years

With an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Landscape Management from Clackamas Community College, you’ll learn everything you need to know about how to care for the landscape including irrigation, maintenance and garden design.

Do you love working outdoors? Our Landscape Practices Certificate will prepare you for work to improve the health, function and physical appearance of green living spaces throughout the community, in the landscaping industry. Get hands-on experience and learn pest control, irrigation, plant identification and best landscaping practices in our program.


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

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Landscape Management Core Requirements

Complete 6 credits of HOR-281 or HOR-280
  • HOR-280
  • Horticulture/CWE
  • 3
  • HOR-281
  • Horticulture/CWE
  • 6
 
Complete HOR-229 or HOR-244
  • HOR-244*
  • Environmental Landscape Design
  • 3
  • HOR-229*
  • Intro to Landscape Design
  • 3
 
Complete the following Landscape Management Core Requirements
  • HOR-123
  • Landscape Maintenance
  • 3
  • HOR-215
  • Herbaceous Perennials
  • 3
  • HOR-224
  • Landscape Installation
  • 3
  • HOR-226
  • Plant Identification/Fall
  • 4
  • HOR-227
  • Plant Identification/Winter
  • 4
  • HOR-228
  • Plant Identification/Spring
  • 4
  • HOR-231
  • Irrigation & Drainage Design
  • 3
  • HOR-235
  • Weed Identification
  • 2
  • HOR-237
  • Disease Identification
  • 2
  • HOR-240
  • Irrigation/Drainage Practices
  • 3
  • HOR-222
  • Hort Computer Applications
  • 2
  • HOR-111
  • Horticulture Practicum/Fall
  • 2
  • HOR-131
  • Tree & Shrub Pruning
  • 3
  • HOR-133
  • Horticulture Practicum/Winter
  • 2
  • HOR-140
  • Soils
  • 3
  • HOR-143
  • Horticulture Practicum/Spring
  • 2
  • HOR-145
  • Turf Installation/Maintenance
  • 2
  • HOR-216
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • 3
  • HOR-230
  • Equip Operation/Maintenance
  • 2
  • HOR-115
  • Horticulture Safety
  • 1
  • HOR-112
  • Hort Career Exploration
  • 2
  • HOR-120
  • Pesticide Laws & Safety
  • 1
  • HOR-236
  • Insect Identification
  • 2
  • HOR-223
  • Applied Plant Science
  • 4
 

**Course may be waived with current CPR certification.
 
*Offered alternate years
 

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, WR-121, or BA-214
  • BA-214
  • Business Communications
  • 3
  • 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
 

PE/Health/Safety Related Instruction

Complete HE-252
  • HE-252**
  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • 3
 

Program Electives

Complete 3 credits of Landscape Management Program Electives. Please refer to the catalog for a complete list of Landscape Management Program electives.
 

Landscape Management Language Requirement

Complete the following Language requirement Complete SPN-101
  • SPN-101
  • First-Year Spanish I
  • 4
 

Landscape Management Business Requirements

Complete the following Business courses for the Landscape Management program
  • BA-119
  • Project Management Practices
  • 2
  • BA-101
  • Introduction to Business
  • 4
 

Landscape Water/Light/Stone/Deck Requirement

Complete 2 courses from HOR-126, HOR-127, HOR-128, HOR-129
  • HOR-126*
  • Landscape Water Features
  • 1
  • HOR-127*
  • Landscape Lighting
  • 1
  • HOR-128*
  • Landscape Stones & Pavers
  • 1
  • HOR-129*
  • Landscape Decks & Fences
  • 1
 
Total Credits Required: 98-102