Landscape Design Certificate
Biological and Health Sciences Division, Room B213, (847) 543-2042
Design majors are prepared for entry-level positions with landscape firms and become versed with all phases of the landscape planning process from site analysis to design to installation. Students are trained in both hand- drawing and computer graphics, and develop designs for a variety of residential, commercial and public sites.
Recommended Plan of Study
College Success Seminar
Tree and Shrub Identification
Perennials, Annuals and Weeds
Computer Landscape Design
Total Hours for Certificate
^ The credit for CLC 120, College Success Seminar, is an institutional requirement for graduation. It is not part of the program requirements but must be completed with a D or better.
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.