Biological and Health Sciences Division, Room B213, (847) 543-2042
Degree: Certificate Plan 21HL
Arboriculture and forestry management involve caring for the health and functional well being of trees. Tree resources are critical not only for shade and beauty, but for the ability to sequester carbon and help offset climate change effects. Coursework prepares students for work in a range of tree care industry careers.
Recommended Plan of Study
College Success Seminar
Introduction to Horticulture
Tree and Shrub Identification
Sustainable Landscape Management
Total Hours for Certificate
^ CLC 120 is an institutional requirement for graduation.
JOINT CERTIFICATE OPTIONS
Certain certificates may be combined to provide a complimentary skill sets that broadens employment options for the student.
Design + Construction & Maintenance
Construction and Maintenance + Arboriculture
Construction and Maintenance + Natural Areas management
Arboriculture + Natural Areas Management
Horticulture Production + Sustainable Agriculture
For more information on recommended courses or program specific advising, contact John Zahina-Ramos at (847) 543-2320 or the Biological and Health Sciences Division at (847) 543-2042.