Program Details

  • Award: Associate in Science
  • Credits: 60
  • Delivery: Face-to-face

About this Program

A program that focuses on the scientific principles related to the cultivation of garden and ornamental plants, including fruits, vegetables, flowers, and landscape and nursery crops. Includes instruction in specific types of plants, such as citrus; breeding horticultural varieties; physiology of horticultural species; and the scientific management of horticultural plant development and production through the life cycle.

Program Locations

  • Rochester Community and Technical College 55904

Labor Market Information

  • College Environmental Science Teachers
  • Median wage:$89,321/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Environmental Science Technicians
  • Median wage:$22.65/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Environmental Scientists
  • Median wage:$30.53/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Rochester Community and Technical College
Rochester Community and Technical College
851 30th Ave. S.E. Rochester, MN 55904 Toll-Free: (800) 247-1296 Local: (507) 285-7265 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: getinfo@rctc.roch.edu