Landscape Construction and Maintenance Certificate
Biological and Health Sciences Division, Room B213, (847) 543-2042
The construction and maintenance specialty is ideal for those interested in work as landscape contractors, either for landscape firms or as entrepreneurs. Students take the general horticulture coursework plus relevant specialty courses such as landscape maintenance and entrepreneurship.
Recommended Plan of Study
College Success Seminar
Introduction to Horticulture
Tree and Shrub Identification
Perennials, Annuals and Weeds
Sustainable Landscape Management
Green Business and Entrepreneurship
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.