College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
Ornamentals, Landscape and Turf, Certificate
This academic graduate certificate offers a selection of courses that focus on the turf and landscape aspect of horticulture. Core courses lend a solid science background in order for the student to gain a greater understanding of how to manage turf and ornamental areas. This basic knowledge is then interwoven with situation-oriented disease, weed and insect classes to help the practitioner advance his/her management knowledge.
Students who complete this certificate may also wish to pursue a Master of Science degree. Courses offered in this certificate come from UNL as well as universities around the country as part of a consortium called AG*IDEA.
This certificate is designed for:
Horticulturists employed in Extension programs
Golf course superintendents
City parks and recreation employees
Landscape maintenance practitioners
Those working in nursery/landscape-oriented garden centers
Financial Aid: No
International Financial Aid: No
# of Credits Required: 12
Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)
Locale: Midsize City
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999