景观/工厂生产 Technology

Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)


你对植物很有热情. 热爱户外. And picture yourself actively immersed in a green career. Major in 景观/工厂生产 Technology at 美高梅MGM娱乐 and you’ll learn what it takes thrive in a sustainable field. Choose from a variety of specialized landscape and plant production electives and cultivate a skillset that aligns with your career goals.


You're on your way to becoming a tomorrow maker.








At 美高梅MGM娱乐, we believe your educational experience should go beyond specialized skills. 现实世界的准备 means taking a broader approach that builds communication skills, 激发合作, 并鼓励 exploration of arts, history, and science.

​​专业化 requires in-depth knowledge and high-level proficiency. 学生学习和 apply major-specific concepts, skills, and methods.

  • Introduction to Ornamental Horticulture (HRT101)
  • Horticulture Equipment Operation & Safety (HRT102)
  • Soils & 肥料(HRT110)
  • 草本植物(HRT141)
  • Introduction to Plant Propagation (HRT142)
  • 木本植物(HRT144)
  • Emerging Trends in Horticulture (HRT145)
  • 园艺配件(HRT234)
  • Controlled Environment Agriculture (HRT123)
  • 实习(HRT150)
  • Containerized Plant Production (HRT208) or
  • 工厂管理守则(HRT237)
  • Insects & Diseases of Ornamental Plants (HRT241)
  • Computer Design Applications/Advanced Plants (HRT251)
  • 园林造景(HRT224) or
  • Advanced Plant Production Hemp & Hydro (HRT236)
  • 园艺操作 & 策略(HRT238)
  • 培植(URF201) or
  • 花卉设计艺术(HRT260)
  • 可持续园艺(HRT252)
  • 景观设计(HRT225)

​视角 are points of view, offering a variety of ways of understanding, interacting, and 影响世界. Students identify, explain, and utilize the approaches used by academics and professionals to study, analyze, or understand problems, and offer solutions.

​​基金会 are the practical, intellectual, and social skills: 沟通, collaboration, critical and ethical thinking, quantitative thinking, and technological literacy that are crucial to every student at every stage of education and at every stage of life.



He never envisioned himself working a "desk job." Pursuing his passion in the great outdoors was Will’s goal. In this video you’ll meet a 美高梅MGM娱乐 景观/工厂生产 graduate who is living his dream job as a business owner and landscape designer for Xavier Landscaping.



Gain real-world experience in our five-acre arboretum and 6,500 square feet of greenhouses.



设计景观. Then, use virtual reality software to take a 'step' inside your creation. This advanced learning aid is a real-world tool designers use to present concepts to clients.



Think 美高梅MGM娱乐 might be a good fit for you? Make plans to visit and discover what hands-on learning is all about.

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HRT260: The Art of Floral Design

HRT260 is a favorite elective for all. 原因很容易理解. Once you know the fundamentals, there’s no wrong way to create your masterpiece. Just let your imagination run free. Check out the latest video for a preview of the popular course and start planning your next creation.


Alums Help Longwood Gardens Bloom

Known as one of the premier public gardens in the world, Longwood Gardens features more than 1,077英亩的自然美景. Two landscape/horticulture graduates help shape that magnificent scenery by serving as senior gardeners, using art and science -- "tools" gained at 美高梅MGM娱乐 -- to craft fulfilling careers at the renowned attraction.



实习s are key for career preparation. Apply your knowledge to the workplace and learn about the industry first-hand.


Work with experts to become an expert

美高梅MGM娱乐's strong partnerships impact every step of your journey – from your first day in the classroom and labs, to career placement (oftentimes before graduation) and beyond.

National Association of Landscape Professionals
创意植物景观公司. logo
Davey Tree Expert Company logo
The F. A. 巴特利特专家标志
良好的树 & 草坪护理标志
PA Department of Transportation logo
斯科特景观美化公司. logo
Strathmeyer Landscape Development Corp. logo

Lead and put your skills to the test



Promoting and advancing the field of horticulture, this club lends practical experience in the field along with industry exposure beyond classroom learning.

Student 组织 at 美高梅MGM娱乐

Student 组织 at 美高梅MGM娱乐

Your college experience is about more than the classroom. Join one of 60+ clubs and organizations, or create your own.


Annual bedding plant sale begins Monday at 地球科学中心

色彩缤纷, the annual bedding plant sale at 美高梅MGM娱乐’s Schneebeli 地球科学中心 greenhouse begins today – Monday, April 29. 销售时间是上午9点.m. to 4 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays, and 9 a.m. 每周三中午十二时. Supplies are limited, so visit while the inventory lasts.


Video refresh shares growing field of landscape/plant production

正好赶上春天, enjoy this refreshing update to the 景观/工厂生产 Virtual Video. 在这个“旅程”中," explore the college’s expansive Schneebeli 地球科学中心 complete with greenhouses, a five-acre arboretum and 400+ acres of woodland space that serve as the foundation for a growing career in a dynamic field.


Earth Science campus is site of FFA regional competition

美高梅MGM娱乐’s Schneebeli 地球科学中心 was the site for the Pennsylvania Future Farmers of America Northern Region Competition, held Tuesday with about 175 high school students in attendance. The FFA chapter members hailed from 25 schools in the Northern Region's 22 counties.



See the world via Williamsport. Take your education abroad and get hands-on experience learning about your industry on a global scale.



View general transfer information

选择信用 refers to academic credits earned through means other than traditional college course completion, 包括:考试学分, 清晰度, proof of competency gained in high school, 工作和生活的经验, 先修课程.

Visit the 其他信贷选择 page for requirements and procedures and for information on credit through Advanced Placement.

Tools should not be purchased until you have consulted with your faculty advisor or have attended HRT101 the first week of classes.

View the Landscape/Horticulture Technology Required Tools

制服/安全防护 (所有实验室都需要)

  • Hard hat
  • 安全眼镜
  • Hearing protection (ear plugs)
  • 工作手套
  • Thick sole leather steel-toe safety boots for work labs

Uniforms and tools are available for purchase through 大学商店.

Whether you're a student, parent, or counselor, find out if the green industry is right for you.

景观行业 is powered by the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP), an organization of industry experts who love the outdoors, relish the opportunity to enhance the environment through their daily work, and have a passion for bringing their customers’ outdoor visions to life. 

播种你的未来 is the movement to promote horticulture and inspire people to pursue careers working with plants.

Landlovers is a website sponsored by the AmericanHort, the American Society for Horticultural Science (ASHS), and the National Association of Landscape Professionals (formerly PLANET).

  • Mr. 斯科特·伯克, OwnerScott’s landscape, Inc.
  • Ms. Melissa Cramer, '08, Yonder Mountain Conservation Co.
  • Mr. 迈克尔•Derk 总统, Creative plantscape Inc.
  • Mr. 伊恩·格罗伊,01年 树艺家代表, The F. A. 巴特利特专家
  • Mr. 阿德里安·S·卡弗, Area Manager/Branch Safety Coordinator鲁珀特景观
  • Mr. Todd Mason, '91, SIPCAM AGRO USA, INC.
  • Ms. Alyssa Richner, 2010年, Gardener, M. S. Hershey 基金会/Hershey Gardens
  • Mr. Michael S . Shreiner, 19年 ForemanShreiner Tree Care公司
  • Mr. Gerrit Strathmeyer, 销售副总裁 & 市场营销, Strathmeyer Landscape Development Corp.
  • Mr. Jeff Walizer, 1993年, 设计/销售创意植物景观公司.
  • 招聘会联系


    美高梅MGM娱乐 graduates are in high demand. Employer participation at the 招聘会 is proof. 吸引超过400家机构, this popular event is hosted twice per year and introduces students to all types of businesses from startups to Fortune 500 companies.