Landscape and Turf Management Diploma Courses

Program Details
Award Diploma
Credits 42
Enrollment Full-time, Part-time
Program Start Fall

2022–2023 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program Fall 2022. Part-time students should visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

When registering for classes refer to Self-Service > Student Planning to view your specific program requirements, your progress, and ensure proper registration. See Registering for Credit Classes for registration information and instructions.

Courses and costs are subject to change. See what's included in the cost calculation.

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Term 1 — Fall
AGH-108 Horticulture Safety 1 $217.50
AGH-112 Introduction to Turfgrass Management 3 $652.50
AGH-140 Equipment Operations 2 $560.00
AGH-142 Landscape Construction 3 $872.50
AGH-161 Irrigation Systems 3 $717.50
AGH-400 Athletic Field Maintenance -OR- 3 $652.50
AGH-221 Principles of Horticulture 3 $802.50
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $652.50
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- O E 3 $652.50
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology O 3 $652.50
Total Credits 18
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $4,325.00

Term 2 — Spring
AGA-284 Pesticide Application Certification 3 $698.50
AGH-107 Horticulture Lab 1 $217.50
AGH-200 Landscape Estimating and Bidding 8WK2 2 $495.00
AGH-211 Advanced Turfgrass Management 8WK1 3 $752.50
AGH-248 Identifying Plant and Landscape Problems 8WK1 3 $652.50
AGH-425 Grounds Maintenance 8WK2 3 $702.50
AGH-431 Maintaining Turf and Landscape Equipment 8WK2 3 $702.50
Total Credits 18
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $4,221.00

Term 3 — Summer
AGH-912 Current Topics in Hort. 1 $217.50
AGT-805 Employment Experience 5 $1087.50
Total Credits 6
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $1,305.00

Cost Calculation

Calculations are based on 2023–2024 resident tuition and fees and course fees.

  • Course Cost Calculation: $217.50 × course credits + course fee (if applicable).

  • Total Tuition + Course Fees Calculation: Sum of tuition and course fees for all courses for the term.

    • If more than one course can be taken to fulfill the requirement, the first course listed is used in the total tuition and fees calculation.

Additional costs not included in the cost calculations:

Contact Information

Academic/College Success Advisor

Alex Kissel
Bremer Hall 124
319-296-4014 ext.1065
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Schedule an appointment with Alex Kissel

Administrative Assistant

Connie Smith
Buchanan Hall 128
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Applied Technologies

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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