Horticulture Technology

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Possible job titles for graduates Corresponding Holland Code
Horticulture Technician R
Nursery/Greenhouse Assistant R
Nursery/Greenhouse Manager ERC
Landscaper/Landscape Contractor ERC
Landscape Designer AIR
Groundskeeper RC
Pest Control Specialist RC
* Holland Codes describe occupations' general characteristics and people's interests. Look for careers that fit your interests. If you do not know your Holland Code, contact Career Services to inquire about career assessment.

Necessary abilities and qualities

  • Science, soil, and plant knowledge
  • Equipment/material selection
  • Design skills
  • Cooperation and ability to work independently
  • Problem sensitivity (identify and tend to existing and possible future problems)
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Customer care/personal service
  • Physical strength and stamina
  • Time management

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