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Curriculum in Landscape Horticulture Emphasis

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
HORT 1010 Introduction to Horticulture1BIOL 1030 Organismal Biology
   & BIOL 1031 Organismal Biology Laboratory
4
Core Mathematics13-4CHEM 1030 Fundamentals Chemistry I3
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
Core History Sequence I3Core History Sequence ll or Social Science23
BIOL 1020 Principles of Biology
   & BIOL 1021 Principles of Biology Laboratory
4CHEM 1031 Fundamental Chemistry I Laboratory1
 14-15 14
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
HORT 3220 Arboriculture4Core Literature II or Humanities Choice 33
Core Literature I3COMM 1000 Public Speaking3
ECON 2020 Principles of Microeconomics or 2030 Principles of Macroeconomics3HORT 2240 Plant Propagation3
CSES 2040/2043 Basic Soil Science4HORT 3210 Small Trees, Shrubs and Vines4
Social Science Choice3 
 17 13
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
HORT 3950 Careers in Horticulture1ENTM 4020 Economic Entomology4
Group 143-4HORT 4100 Herbaceous Ornamentals4
PLPA 3000 General Plant Pathology4Group 143-4
CSES 3150 Turfgrass Management4Core Fine Arts3
HORT 4270 Intermediate Landscape Design3 
 15-16 14-15
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
HORT 3000 Growth and Development of Horticultural Plants3HORT 5210 Landscape Bidding, Installation and Maintenance4
Group 1 43-4Group 243-4
Group 243-4Electives7-10
Electives3-6UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation0
 12-17 14-18
Total Hours: 113-125

Note: A minimum of 120 hours is required.

1

Any core MATH course, except MATH 1100 may be chosen.

2

Students must complete a sequence in either core history or literature.  If literature sequence is chosen, a core social science option can be chosen for this selection.

3

Group 1: HORT 3110 People and Plants: A History of Gardens in the Cultural Context (3); HORT 3280 Landscape Construction (3); HORT 4000 Pesticide Management in Horticulture (3); HORT 4150 Retail Garden Center Management (3); HORT 4300 Computer Aided Planting Design (3); HORT 5220 Greenhouse Management Science (4); HORT 5230 Nursery Management (4); HORT 5240 Public Gardens Management (3); HORT 5280 Advanced Landscape Design (3); BSEN 3560 Turf Systems Irrigation Design (3); CSES 5160 Advanced Turfgrass Management (3).

Group 2: STAT 2510 Statistics for Biological and Health Sciences (3); ACCT 2810 Fundamentals of Accounting (3); HORT 3920 Horticulture Internship (4); HORT 4930 Directed Study (3); HORT 5120 Small Fruit and Pecan Culture (3); HORT 5110 Tree Fruit Culture (2); HORT 5130 Sustainable Vegetable Crop Production (3); HORT 5910 Horticulture Practicum (3); CSES 3120 Principles of Weed Science (4); CTCT 2100 Power Equipment Technology (3); PLPA 5060 Plant Disease Management (4); FLSP 1010 Elementary Spanish I (4).