Horticulture at Clackamas Community College
Love the idea of working outside in a growing, hands-on field? If you are looking for a career that combines art and science, as well as a balance between physical and intellectual work, CCC offers four areas of plant study that can get you out of the office and in contact with nature. CCC's horticulture department includes arboriculture, horticulture, landscape and organic farming programs.
A.A.S. Associates of Applied Science degrees (Two years)
- Horticulture AS
- Horticulture AAS
- Landscape Management AAS
- Landscape Management AAS, Arboriculture Option
C.C. Certificates of Completion (One year or less)
Workshops and Events
The Horticulture department offers workshops for the community and industry. We offer classes in general gardening interests, continuing education credits for license holders with the Landscape Contractors Board, Oregon Department of Agriculture, and Irrigation Association, as well as pesticides training in English and Spanish. Have an idea for a workshop we should offer? Let us know! Check out our current workshops and follow us on Eventbrite.
Foundations of Irrigation Design
Friday and Saturday, Nov. 3-4, 8 a.m.-4:50 p.m. | Cost: $160 | Register
Developed by Irrigation Association (IA) instructors with years of teaching experience, this beginner irrigation design focuses on designing a simple residential or small commercial system. Qualifies for IA 16 CEU's, LCB 16 CEH.
Explore Natural Resources!
Learn to protect, maintain and manage the environment in a Natural Resources program at Clackamas Community College. Our hands-on courses will give the skills needed to start a successful career in fields like geographic information systems, horticulture, wildland fire management, water and environmental technology.