Horticulture Technology

hortLearn more about the Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) Horticulture Technology program and check out Career Coach or contact Career Services for additional career information.

Possible job titles for graduates

Corresponding Holland Code *

First-Line Supervisor of Agricultural, Crop, and Horticulture Workers

REC

Tree Trimmer and Pruner

R

Nursery/Greenhouse Manager

ERC

Nursery Worker

R

First-Line Supervisor of Landscaping,Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

ERC

Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

RC

Pest Control Worker

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 service
  • Physical strength and stamina
  • Time management

OCCUPATION AND PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION RESOURCES

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