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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 Agricultural Technician-Certificate.

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

    • Environmental Horticulture


    • Environmental Horticulture


    • 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
    • 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
    Account Manager
    John Deere Landscapes

    Robert Brannen
    Georgia Cooperative Extension Service

    Tim Daly – Vice President
    Georgia Cooperative Extension Service

    Russell Lee
    VP Tree Care Operations
    Downey Trees Inc.

    Linda Lighthill

    Nancy Lovingood
    Gwinnett County Planning Department

    Cherie Mason
    GTC Floral Adjunct Professor

    Derrick Meek
    The Green Season Group

    John Toler (President)
    Buck Jones Nursery

    Scott Watson
    Regional Manager

    Hugh Woodruff
    Woodruff Lawn Service