According to the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development and Bureau of Workforce Information, a 9% growth is projected in horticulture positions in CVTC’s 11-county area by 2016.
Many graduates progress into a wide variety of landscaping, lawn, and turf-care occupations.
Dig into a horticulture career today!
- Customer Service/Retail
- Environmental Technician
- Greenhouse Manager
- Lawn Care Specialist
These are a few of the courses you will take in the Landscape, Plant & Turf Management program. For more detailed course info click here.
- Turf Management & Irrigation Systems
The course will include nutrient needs, integrated pest management, diagnosis of problems, corrective strategies, irrigation principles, and irrigation implementation.
- Landscape Design/Construction
Students will learn how to create a sustainable landscape design that is functional, maintainable, environmentally sound, cost effective, and aesthetically pleasing.
- Integrated Plant/Pest Management
The course will provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to diagnose plant problems and control strategies in the landscape. Particular attention is given to insects, diseases, weeds, and cultural needs of landscape plants.