Horticulture

Horticulture

Pursue an eco-friendly career with Gwinnett Tech's Horticulture program. You can train for a job that's not just good for the environment, but offers endless career possibilities. Jobs in this field span everything from landscape designer to greenhouse manager. At GTC, you'll learn the latest in green technologies, practices and sustainability techniques.

Take the first step toward a top job in this field and apply for next semester. All the dates and deadlines you need to know are here on the website. If you're looking for ways to pay for your education, check out the scholarships for this program. You can also learn about our instructors, clubs and organizations and check out the advisory board to learn more about companies in this field.

Information on gainful employment: Horticulture and Sustainable Urban Agriculture Technician.

View our course catalog and check out these offerings:

  • Offerings
  • Instructors
  • Top Jobs
  • Advisory Board
  • Degrees

    • Environmental Horticulture

    Diplomas

    • Environmental Horticulture

    Certificates

    • GIS Technology

    • Landscape Installation Technician

    • Landscape Design Technician

    • Floral Designer

    • Sustainable Urban Agriculture Technician

    Continuing Ed

    • Starting and Operating a Small Business

  • Aaron Poulsen
    Program Director Environmental Horticulture
    apoulsen@gwinnetttech.edu
    ext 6648
    Jermaine Whirl
    Dean, Business Sciences and Art & Design
    jwhirl@gwinnetttech.edu
    678-226-6829
    • Landscape contractor

    • Landscape designer

    • Floral designer

    • Landscape manager

    • Greenskeeper

    • Groundskeeper

    • Lawn service technician

    • Nursery worker

    • Greenhouse manager

    • Garden center manager

    • Interior landscaper

    • Arborist

    • Golf course superintendent

    • Event planner

    • Interior plant specialist

    • Floral shop manager

    • Landscape technician

    • Hardscape installer

    • Sales

    • Marketing

    • Landscape architect assistant

    • Designer for garden centers or landscaping firms

  • Horticulture Advisory Committee

    Paul Altznauer
    John Deere Landscaping

    Robert Brannen
    Georgia Cooperative Extension Service

    Ines Beltran
    Gwinnett Extension Office

    Catherine D. Buckley
    Gwinnett Technical College

    Tim Daly
    Georgia Cooperative Extension Service

    Tony Gobert
    Gwinnett Technical College

    Josh Harris
    Gwinnett County Parks & Recreation

    Russell Lee
    Downey Trees, Inc.

    Cherie Mason
    Gwinnett Technical College

    Aaron Poulsen
    Gwinnett Technical College

    Pilar Quintero
    Rancho Alegre Farm

    Amanda Sanderfer
    Amazing Floral Designs by Amanda

    John Toler
    Buck Jones Nursery

    Roni Trimble
    Gwinnett Technical College

    Russell Wood
    Falling Leaves Lawn Care

    Hugh Woodruff
    Woodruff Lawn Service