Career Readiness for Students → Explore High School Plans → Certified Professional Horticulturist
This program prepares students for careers in horticulture related fields. Horticulture is a diversified industry with nearly unlimited career opportunities. Many jobs in the industry are hands-on, provide the opportunity to work outdoors and require the use of technology.
Sample Course Plan for Certified Professional Horticulturist
Montgomery College Environmental Horticulture and Sustainable Agribusiness A.A.S.
Montgomery College Environmental Horticulture and Sustainable Agribusiness Certificate
University of Maryland Landscape Architecture
University of Maryland Agricultural Science & Technology
University of Maryland Plant Sciences
University of Maryland Agricultural Education (double major or Integrated Masters Path)
If this program is not available at your school, meet with your counselor to select courses that will allow you to explore your interest in these careers.