Undergraduate

The Department of Horticulture and Crop Science offers two undergraduate majors and four minors.

Sustainable Plant Systems (with four specialty areas) and Professional Golf Management majors receive real-world experience through field and laboratory classes as well as hands-on research guided by world-class faculty. Students also learn diverse approaches to thinking and problem-solving while experiencing endless opportunities for growth, both personally and professionally.


What types of jobs or further education can I pursue as a Sustainable Plant Systems and Professional Golf Management Major?

  •     Prepare for graduate school in many areas of plant and crop science
  •     Become a superintendent of a park, arboretum, major league sports stadium or golf course
  •     Become a research technician in the public or private sector
  •     Become an owner/entrepreneur of a crop production company, landscape design or grounds management company
  •     Gain employment with a state or federal environmental organization
  •     Become a pro golfer or manager of golf club operations