Landscape and Horticulture Technology A.S. Degree

The Landscape and Horticulture Technology Associate in Science degree at Eastern Florida State College is a high-demand degree that prepares students for employment in a wide range of horticulture-related positions, such as Landscape Architect, Soil and Plant Scientist, Conservation Scientist, Environmental Scientist/Specialist, Biological Technician, Forest and Conservation Technician and Landscaping; Lawn Service, Golf Course Turf Management and Groundskeeping Supervisor.

This 60-credit program is considered open-access with applications through EFSC's standard admissions process. Students choose to specialize in either landscape or horticulture technology, with core degree courses augmented by custom track courses.

Students are encouraged to meet with an advisor while planning their program courses and choosing their horticulture or landscape specialization.

Full-time students who follow the prescribed curriculum, and who not need developmental education or other prerequisites, can typically complete the program within two years.

Please Note: The curriculum has been approved by the Florida Department of Education for Fall Term 2019 start. Final SACSCOC approval for this program is pending.

Resources

Grace Svitak, Student Advisor
svitakg@easternflorida.edu
Melbourne Campus, Bldg. 1, Rm. 120
321-433-5732

Scott Herber, Associate Biology Professor
herbers@easternflorida.edu
321-433-5742