Certificate in Landscape Plants

Exclusively offered at Temple's Ambler campus.

This credit certificate provides a brief introduction to the areas of horticulture and an intensive learning experience in both woody and herbaceous landscape plants. Learning the names and usage of plants provides a deeper understanding for anyone interested in gardening and landscaping. For the professional, it provides the essential knowledge of plants needed to design high-quality landscapes for clients. For the hobbyist, it provides information that enriches the gardening experience.

This certificate is available to all undergraduate degree students to complete as part of their studies, regardless of their majors. This certificate is available also to non-degree-seeking students. Consult an academic advisor about how the required classes fit into academic and career plans.

Credit certificates may be conferred upon a student by recommendation of the faculty and upon satisfactory completion of the required credits for the specific topic area with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 overall. 

At least half of the courses required for the certificate must be completed at Temple University.

Note: The symbol after the course title indicates that the class is offered ONLY in the semester indicated.
(F) = offered only in fall semester
(S) = offered only in spring semester
Required Courses
HORT 1001Fundamentals of Horticulture2
HORT 1211Woody Plants I (F)3
HORT 1212Woody Plants II (S)3
HORT 2221Herbaceous Plants I (F)3
HORT 2222Herbaceous Plants II (S)3
Total Credit Hours14