College of Applied and Technical Studies

About This Program

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Horticulture Technology focuses on the practical skills needed to succeed in the horticulture industry. With flexible scheduling, state-of-the-art facilities and experienced faculty, you'll be prepared for a variety of career opportunities. Enroll now and cultivate your future. Read more...

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery:
    • In person
  • Location:
    • 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

First-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers

  • 11.4% much faster than the average
  • 170,700 number of jobs
  • $51,010 potential earnings

Landscaping and groundskeeping workers

  • 10.1% much faster than the average
  • 1,188,000 number of jobs
  • $31,730 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.