University of Delaware

College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Public Horticulture

Address:

Willard Hall, University of Delaware

Memorial Hall

Newark, DE 19958

United States

Phone:

1-302-831-1653

Fax:

1-302-831-4110

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Public Horticulture

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The aim of the program is to produce leaders in Public Horticulture with a broad understanding of public gardens, their role and function.
This two year program:

  • emphasizes the administration, leadership and management of public gardens and their diverse operations,
  • offers students opportunities to gain practical experience by working with the Director and members of the Horticulture, Maintenance and Services Departments of Longwood Gardens, and
  • is appropriate for individuals interested in careers in arboreta, botanic gardens, horticultural societies, park systems, civic garden centers, and related institutions.

Accreditation:

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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