Sustainable Horticulture (SH) - Description
Sustainable Horticulture (SH)
Business Technologies Division • 513.569.1620 • Clifton Campus, Main Building, Room 330 • Program Chair: Mark Deacon
In the Sustainable Horticulture program students learn sustainable landscape techniques and technologies including design, implementation, and management of green roofs and green walls; stormwater management best practices; sustainable choices in plant materials; and use of alternative energy systems in landscapes. Students complete foundation courses in landscape horticulture and environmental science, and then take additional technical courses in sustainable horticulture. Core business courses prepare students for leadership roles in local businesses and municipalities, while cooperative education employment experiences allow students to further develop their knowledge in positions with companies utilizing sustainable horticulture.