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Curriculum in Nursery and Greenhouse Science Emphasis

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
HORT 1010 Introduction to Horticulture1ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
Core Mathematics13-4BIOL 1030 Organismal Biology
   & BIOL 1031 Organismal Biology Laboratory
4
BIOL 1020 Principles of Biology
   & BIOL 1021 Principles of Biology Laboratory
4CHEM 1030 Fundamentals Chemistry I3
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3CHEM 1031 Fundamental Chemistry I Laboratory1
Core History Sequence I23Core History Sequence II33
 14-15 14
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
HORT 3220 Arboriculture4Core Literature II or Humanities Choice43
Core Literature I3COMM 1000 Public Speaking3
ECON 2020 Principles of Microeconomics or 2030 Principles of Macroeconomics3HORT 2240 Plant Propagation3
AGRN 2040 Basic Soil Science4HORT 3210 Small Trees, Shrubs and Vines4
Social Science Choice3Electives3-4
 17 16-17
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
HORT 3000 Growth and Development of Horticultural Plants3ENTM 4020 Economic Entomology4
HORT 3950 Careers in Horticulture1HORT 4100 Herbaceous Ornamentals4
Group 153-4Group 153-4
PLPA 3000 General Plant Pathology4Core Fine Arts 3
AGRN 3150 Turfgrass Management4 
 15-16 14-15
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
HORT 5220 Greenhouse Management Science4Group 253-4
HORT 5230 Nursery Management4Electives7-13
Group 153-4UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation0
Group 253-4 
 14-16 10-17
Total Hours: 114-127

Note: A minimum of 120 hours is required.

1

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

2

If HIST 1210/1220 are chosen, you must choose a social science course that meets SLO 9.

3

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. Please note that if you choose the literature sequence, you will need to take an additional humanities course that meets SLO 3. This additional course will count towards your general electives.

4

Students must complete a sequence in either core history or literature. If history sequence is chosen, a humanities choice must be chosen for this selection that meets SLO 3. 

5

Group 1: HORT 2010 Fruit and Nut Production (4); HORT 2210 Landscape Gardening (4); HORT 3310 People and Plants: A History of Gardens in the Cultural Context (3); HORT 4000 Pesticide Management in Horticulture (3); HORT 4150 Retail Garden Center Management (3); HORT 4270 Intermediate Landscape Design (3); HORT 5210 Landscape Bidding, Installation and Maintenance (4); HORT 5240 Public Gardens Management (3); BSEN 3560 Turf Systems Irrigation Design (3).

Group 2: STAT 2510 Statistics for Biological and Health Sciences (3); HORT 3920 Horticulture Internship (4); HORT 4930 Directed Study (3); AGRN 3120 Principles of Weed Science (4); CTCT 2100 Power Equipment Technology (3); PLPA 5060 Plant Disease Management (4); FLSP 1010 Elementary Spanish I (4); FORY 5650 Urban Forestry (3); HORT 5120 Small Fruit and Pecan Culture (3); HORT 5110 Tree Fruit Culture (2); HORT 5130 Sustainable Vegetable Production (3); HORT 5910 Horticulture Practicum (3).