Horticulture Science

Horticulture Science – Diploma Courses

Award: Diploma
Program Start: Fall, Spring
Enrollment Status: Full-time or part-time

The Diploma program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is from the current catalog year, organized in the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student, and is subject to change.

Part-time students, visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

If you are a current student your program requirements may be different than those listed for the current catalog year. View your Program Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and to search and register for classes.

Semester 1
AGC103 Ag Computer -OR- 3
CSC110 Introduction to Computers 3
AGH112 Introduction to Turfgrass Management 3
AGH140 Equipment Operations 2
AGH280 Botany for Horticulture 3
ENG105 Composition I -OR- 3
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3

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Total Credits 14
Semester 2
AGA284 Pesticide Application Certification 3
AGA376 Integrated Pest Management 3
AGH119 Herbaceous Plant Materials 2
AGH222 Plant Propagation I 2
AGH270 Nursery Production 2
AGH425 Grounds Maintenance 3
PSY102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
PSY111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3
SOC110 Introduction to Sociology 3

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Total Credits 18


Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Dianne Lellig
Butler Hall 104
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Program Advisors

Dan Lichty
Bremer Hall 101-H
319-296-2329 ext.1316
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Scott Harvey
Bremer Hall 101-H
319-296-2329 ext.1366
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Ray Beets
Butler Hall 104-A
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