Landscape Management AAS

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

Landscape Management AAS

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Landscape Management Core Requirements

Complete 6 credits of HOR-281, or 3 credits of HOR-280 and 3 credits of HOR-282
  • HOR-280
  • Horticulture/CWE
  • 3
  • HOR-281
  • Horticulture/CWE
  • 6
  • HOR-282
  • Horticulture/CWE
  • 3
 
Complete HOR-229 or HOR-244
  • HOR-229*
  • Introduction to Landscape Design
  • 3
  • HOR-244*
  • Environmental Landscape Design
  • 3
 
Complete the following Landscape Management Core Requirements
  • HOR-111
  • Horticulture Practicum/Fall
  • 2
  • HOR-112
  • Horticulture Career Exploration
  • 2
  • HOR-115
  • Horticulture Safety
  • 1
  • HOR-120
  • Pesticide Laws & Safety
  • 1
  • HOR-123
  • Landscape Maintenance
  • 3
  • 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-215
  • Herbaceous Perennials
  • 3
  • HOR-216
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • 3
  • HOR-222
  • Horticultural Computer Applications
  • 2
  • HOR-223
  • Applied Plant Science
  • 4
  • HOR-224
  • Landscape Installation
  • 3
  • HOR-226
  • Plant Identification/Fall
  • 4
  • HOR-227
  • Plant Identification/Winter
  • 4
  • HOR-228
  • Plant Identification/Spring
  • 4
  • HOR-230
  • Equipment Operation & Maintenance
  • 2
  • HOR-231
  • Irrigation Design
  • 3
  • HOR-235
  • Weed Identification
  • 2
  • HOR-236
  • Insect Identification
  • 2
  • HOR-237
  • Disease Identification
  • 2
  • HOR-240
  • Irrigation Practices
  • 3
 

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

Computation Related Instruction

Complete MTH-050 or MTH-065 or higher level math
  • MTH-050
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • 4
  • MTH-065
  • Algebra II
  • 4
 

Communication Related Instruction

Complete WR-101, WR-121, or BA-214
  • BA-214
  • Business Communications
  • 3
  • WR-101
  • Communication Skills: Occupational Writing
  • 3
  • WR-121
  • English Composition
  • 4
 

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-101
  • Introduction to Business
  • 4
  • BA-119
  • Project Management Practices
  • 2
 

Landscape Management Core Requirements

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: 99-102