Learn about the certificate and specializations available in horticulture
Get an understanding of the required curriculum and time commitment
Discuss opportunities in the field with the program director, instructors, and staff
Meet present and past students
About this course:
Interested in turning your passion for plants into a profession? The Horticulture & Gardening program offers courses to get you on your way, whether you're seeking a new career path or the knowledge to better care for your own landscape. This free information session covers certificate program curriculum, specializations, individual classes, schedules, fees associated with pursuing this "green" path, and answers to related questions.
Founded in 1974 by world-renowned botanist Dr. Mildred E. Mathias, UCLA Extension’s Horticulture & Gardening program has a long history of excellence.
Designed for aspiring horticulturists and for professionals currently working in the landscape industry, the Horticulture Certificate provides the science-based curriculum sought by current industry employers.