College of Applied and Technical Studies

About This Program

The Greenhouse Production undergraduate certificate provides entry-level sills for those interested in employment or a career in the field. The curriculum provides basic principles of plant propagation in the greenhouse and nursery. The certificate articulates well into Kent State's associate and bachelor's degrees in horticulture. 

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery:
    • In person
  • Location:
    • Geauga campus
    • Salem campus

Examples of Possible Careers and Salaries*

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

  • -6.5% decline
  • 952,300 number of jobs
  • $68,090 potential earnings

Farmworkers and laborers, crop, nursery, and greenhouse

  • 3.8% about as fast as the average
  • 566,500 number of jobs
  • $28,660 potential earnings

First-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers

  • -1.1% decline
  • 53,200 number of jobs
  • $50,080 potential earnings

* Source of occupation titles and labor data comes from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.