Kansas State University

Global Campus

Horticultural Therapy Graduate Certificate


1615 Anderson Avenue

Manhattan, KS 66502

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Horticultural Therapy

Format: Online

Program Description:

Horticultural Therapy Graduate Certificate

A graduate certificate in horticultural therapy involves plant science and horticulture techniques to improve quality of life in a therapeutic setting for individuals with physical or mental challenges. 

The program is built around the busy lives of health and human services professionals, horticulturists and educators who work with people with disabilities, older adults and those recovering from illness. The 12-credit-hour certificate is designed to enhance the credentials and professional stature of working professionals in their current positions and to advance in their career.

Careers in Horticultural Therapy   

Career opportunities for individuals with a background in horticultural therapy include:

  • hospitals and healthcare facilities
  • elder care facilities and adult day care
  • schools and after school programs
  • social service areas


"Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The horticultural therapy graduate certificate program is offered through the Department of Horticulture, Forestry and Recr

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 12

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 583 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Remote Town

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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