Agri-Hort Horticulture, Advanced Certificate

HORT.CRT.V74

Program Overview

Graduates of this Advanced Certificate program will be prepared for employment in areas of horticulture. This program is part of the Agri-Hort Technology sequence, designed to give flexible training options depending on students’ goals.

Additional Program Information

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit www.kcc.edu/gainfulemployment/.

Program Requirements

Major Courses

AGHT 1013Integrated Pest Management

3 Credits

AGHT 1024Engineering Applications

4 Credits

 

AGHT 1254Basic Soils

4 Credits

or

AGRC 1624Soil Science

4 Credits

 

HORT 1023Plant Propagation

3 Credits

 

HORT 1014Fundamentals of Horticulture

4 Credits

or

HORT 1513Introduction to Horticulture Science

3 Credits

 

HORT 1323Fruit and Vegetable Production

3 Credits

HORT 1314Landscape Plants and Design

4 Credits

HORT 1173Greenhouse Operations

3 Credits

 

BSNS 1553Introduction to Business

3 Credits

or

BSNS 2113Small Business Management

3 Credits

 

COSC 1513Introduction to Information Processing

3 Credits

MKTG 1553Principles of Marketing

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 36

Suggested Course Sequence

Fall semester

HORT 1014Fundamentals of Horticulture

4 Credits

HORT 1323Fruit and Vegetable Production

3 Credits

HORT 1314Landscape Plants and Design

4 Credits

HORT 1173Greenhouse Operations

3 Credits

COSC 1513Introduction to Information Processing

3 Credits

MKTG 1553Principles of Marketing

3 Credits

Spring semester

AGHT 1013Integrated Pest Management

3 Credits

AGHT 1254Basic Soils

4 Credits

HORT 1023Plant Propagation

3 Credits

BSNS 1553Introduction to Business

3 Credits

AGHT 1024Engineering Applications

4 Credits

Program Cost

Minimum credit hours required for completion: 36
Tuition and fees - $142.00 per credit hour 147.00
$5,292.00
Lab fees:
AGHT 1254 Basic Soils 30.00
COSC 1513 Introduction to Information Processing 25.00
HORT 1014 Fundamentals of Horticulture 30.00
HORT 1023 Plant Propagation 30.00
HORT 1314 Landscape Plants and Design 30.00
HORT 1173 Greenhouse Operations 30.00
175.00
175.00
Books:
AGHT 1013 Integrated Pest Management 36.25
AGHT 1024 Engineering Applications 69.00
AGHT 1254 Basic Soils 94.90
BSNS 1553 Introduction to Business 154.40
COSC 1513 Introduction to Information Processing 208.35
HORT 1014 Fundamentals of Horticulture 192.00
HORT 1023 Plant Propagation 95.95
HORT 1323 Fruit and Vegetable Production 17.13
HORT 1314 Landscape Plants and Design 64.80
HORT 1173 Greenhouse Operations 202.80
MKTG 1553 Principles of Marketing 240.80
SPCH 1553 Introductory Speech 160.80
1,537.18
1.537.18
Supplies:
HORT 1314 Landscape Design Kit $60.20
60.20
TOTAL $7064.38
All prices are subject to change. Please visit Hammes Bookstore for the most up-to-date textbook prices.

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges and universities to disclose certain information for any financial aid eligible program that, “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.” Review the GE disclosure for the Agri-Hort Horticulture certificate.