Grounds Maintenance Diploma Courses

Award: Diploma
Required number of credits: 31
Program Start: Fall, Spring

2018–2019 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

When registering for classes refer to your Academic Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Semester 1
AGC-103 Ag Computers -OR- 3 $561.00
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
AGH-112 Introduction to Turfgrass Management 3 $561.00
AGH-280 Botany for Horticulture 3 $561.00
CON-108 Construction Safety 1 $187.00
ENG-105 Composition I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
Total Credits 13

Semester 2
AGA-284 Pesticide Application Certification Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 3 $607.00
AGH-119 Herbaceous Plant Materials 2 $374.00
AGH-140 Equipment Operations Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $374.00
AGH-233 Plant Propagation I 3 $611.00
AGH-248 Identifying Plant and Landscape Problems Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 3 $
AGH-270 Nursery Production Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $445.00
AGH-425 Grounds Maintenance Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester. 3 $561.00
Total Credits 18

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

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Program Advisor

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