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Janel Koons
Program Coordinator

K-State AG*IDEA Coordinator
785-532-5493
gpideacc@k-state.edu

Advanced Horticulture Graduate Certificate 

The advanced horticulture graduate certificate provides a broad overview of horticultural production, including nursery, greenhouse, edible food crop production and course work in horticultural business management.

Student Success

Advanced Horticulture Student Success Marta Stewart

"I'm really interested in growing microgreens for a more eco-based farm system. I had the courage to come back and do something different at age 55 and make a success out of it."

— Marta Stewart '16

Read Marta's Story

 

Production courses are balanced with basic course work in plant physiology, nutrition and irrigation science. Students will learn plant physiological processes as well as practical and applied understanding of horticultural and business practices.

This program is offered through AG*IDEA, a national consortium of universities offering programs and courses in agriculture disciplines. 

Careers in Advanced Horticulture 

The advanced horticulture graduate certificate provides students with an excellent foundation for further graduate work or careers in:

  • horticultural management
  • teaching
  • entomology
  • plant pathology

Accreditation

Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

The advanced horticulture graduate certificate program is offered through the Department of Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources in the College of Agriculture.

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