University of Delaware
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Willard Hall, University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19958
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