Landscape Horticulture Bachelor's | Agricultural Sciences | SIU

Southern Illinois University




Landscape Horticulture

A specialization in Landscape Horticulture arms students with advanced technical and business skills - including proficiency in landscape design, plant selection, planting and maintenance - needed for a successful career in the green industry.

What will I study?

Our hands-on, educational courses provide students with scientific and practical knowledge in plants, soil and landscape horticulture. Courses cover annuals, perennials, garden center, nursery and greenhouse management, landscape construction and design, woody plant identification and maintenance.

Internships are encouraged to broaden learning experiences and are available through our partnerships with various companies and government agencies.

Typical degree program

Here's an example of a typical four-year undergraduate degree program in Horticulture specializing in Landscape Horticulture.

Career Opportunities: Where will I work?

Contact Information

Feel free to contact the Coordinating Counselor for Landscape Horticulture:

Also feel free to contact the Recruitment Coordinator for the College of Agricultural Sciences: