Sustainable Landscape Horticulture B.S.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Sustainable Landscape Horticulture (SLH) provides professional education in the use and care of trees, shrubs, flowers, lawn grasses, and other plants in the human environment. The program integrates professional training in landscape design and plant sciences with courses in business and liberal arts. The emphasis is on the preparation of students for a variety of careers in the expanding field of Sustainable Landscape Horticulture. Students are required to participate in an internship related to their studies.

Major Requirements

PSS 010Home & Garden Horticulture3
PSS 015Home & Garden Horticulture Lab1
PSS 106Entomology & Pest Mgmt0 or 4
PSS 112Weed Ecology & Management0 or 3
PSS 117Plant Pathology4
PSS 123Garden Flowers2
PSS 125Woody Landscape Plants0 or 4
PSS 137Landscape Design Fundamentals4
PSS 138Commercial Plant Propagation0 or 4
PSS 161SU:Fundmntls of Soil Science0 or 4
PSS 162Soil Fertility & Conservation3
PSS 190Internship1-3
PSS 238Ecological Landscape Design4
PSS 281Prof Dev:Eco Ag/Sust Lndsc Hrt1
BIOL 001Principles of Biology4
or BCOR 011 Exploring Biology
BIOL 002Principles of Biology4
or BCOR 012 Exploring Biology
CDAE 061SU:Principles of Comm Dev3
NR 103Ecology, Ecosystems & Environ3
or BCOR 102 SU:Ecology and Evolution
CDAE 166Intro to Comm Entrepreneurship3
PBIO 104Plant Physiology4
NR 143Intro to Geog Info Systems3
or CDAE 001 Drafting & Design in SketchUp
CHEM 023Outline of General Chemistry4
or CHEM 031 General Chemistry 1
or CHEM 032 General Chemistry 2
CHEM 026Outline of Organic & Biochem4
or CHEM 141 Organic Chemistry 1
or CHEM 142 Organic Chemistry 2
MATH 010QR: Pre-Calculus Mathematics3
or MATH 019 QR: Fundamentals of Calculus I
STAT 111QR: Elements of Statistics3
or STAT 141 QR:Basic Statistical Methods 1

All students must get a C- or better in all courses required by the SLH major.