Horticulture

Like to work with plants and flowers? Enjoy seeing things grow? Working with your hands? Horticulture may be just for you. This two-year program is for students who are creative, like working with their hands, enjoy working with people and have a strong interest in ornamental horticulture and floriculture.

Skills Learned

  • Retail Floristry & Floral Design 
  • Small Fruit & Vegetable Production 
  • Landscape Maintenance 
  • Plant & Horticultural Science 
  • Customer Service
  • Greenhouse Operation & Production 
  • Safety Standards

College Credits

Advanced specialized training available athe the Agricultural Technical Institute (ATI) in Wooster and Ohio State University.

Program Highlights

  • Work side-by-side with an expert floral designer in a professional flower shop and greenhouse environment 
  • Utilize an extensive knowledge of plants and creative design elements in a full service green house environment  
  • Operate and maintain professional greenhouse

Career Focus

Prepared for immediate employment in landscaping and further education.

Opportunities:

  • Greenhouses
  • Garden Centers  
  • Nursery & Landscape Businesses  
  • Florist Shops 
  • Tree Service Worker 
  • Golf Course, City Park & Industrial Grounds Maintenance Worker

Horticulture

Pioneer Career and Technology Center
27 Ryan Road
Shelby, Ohio, 44875

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