About this Program
- College: Agricultural and Life Sciences
- Credits: 15 | Completed with minimum grades of C
- Contact: Email | 954.577.6328
- Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)
Certificates must contain at least nine credits of coursework that are unique to that program out of all other certificates and minors.
The Environmental Horticulture Department is a team of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to improving fruit and vegetable production for the benefit of farmers and consumers. Florida’s climatic diversity and the facilities at UF provide opportunities for cutting-edge research in plant breeding & genetics, plant and environmental physiology, fruit & vegetable production, postharvest physiology, biochemistry, and other disciplines.
Email | 352.392.1831
P.O. Box 110670
2550 Hull Road, Rm. 1549
W.M. FIFIELD HALL
GAINESVILLE FL 32611-0670
Students must have a high-school diploma or the equivalent and they must have completed all course prerequisites before enrolling in any course. Applicants also must have a basic understanding and/or coursework in biology, botany, chemistry or zoology, or permission of the department.
|Select 15 credits: 1||15|
|Introduction to Ecosystem Restoration|
|Residential Landscape Design|
|Introductory Nursery Management|
|Environmental Plant Identification and Use|
|Florida Native Landscaping|
|Ornamental Landscape Management|
|Nutritional Management of Nursery Crops|
|Annual and Perennial Gardening|
|Landscape Plant Establishment|
Chosen by the student and advisor.