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 145Turfgrass Management3
PSS 158Internship:Eco Ag/Lndscape Hrt1-3
PSS 161SU:Fundmntls of Soil Science0 or 4
PSS 162Soil Fertility & Conservation3
PSS 238Ecological Landscape Design4
PSS 281Prof Dev:Eco Ag/Sust Lndsc Hrt1
BIOL 001Principles of Biology4
BIOL 002Principles of Biology4
BCOR 102Ecology and Evolution4
or NR 103 Ecology, Ecosystems & Environ
CDAE 061Principles of Comm Development3
CDAE 166Intro to Comm Entrepreneurship3
PBIO 104Plant Physiology4
NR 143Intro to Geog Info Systems3
or CDAE 101 Computer Aided Drafting&Design
CHEM 023Outline of General Chemistry4
CHEM 026Outline of Organic & Biochem4
MATH 010Pre-Calculus Mathematics3
or MATH 019 Fundamentals of Calculus I
STAT 111Elements of Statistics3
or STAT 141 Basic Statistical Methods
or NR 140 Applied Environ Statistics

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