Do you find yourself surveying pretty spots to determine what makes the landscaping work? Tidewater Community College’s Career Studies Certificate in Landscape Design will teach you to create artistry on a canvas of soil and ordinary grass.
Build your knowledge with classes ranging from landscape plants to landscape drawing to professional landscape management and planting design.
TCC’s horticulture program is the only one of its kind in southeast Virginia.
Apply all the credits from this program toward TCC’s Associate of Applied Science in Horticulture.
Veterans, transitioning military, spouses and dependents: TCC’s Center for Military and Veterans Education provides academic guidance and help in maximizing your GI Bill and other educational benefits.
Tuition assistance such as financial aid, scholarships, work-study, grants and loans can help you save money and reduce college debt.
Learn from faculty with diverse industry backgrounds
Join the student Horticulture Club and get more opportunities for hands-on learning
Get hands-on training in TCC’s greenhouses on the Chesapeake Campus
TCC's Career Studies Certificate in Landscape Design consists of 4 semesters of part-time study, with classes held mainly on the Chesapeake Campus.
Estimated Program Cost*:
24 credits x $181.10 per credit = $4,346.40 (not including textbooks and supplies)
*Based on Fall 2017 in-state tuition. Your actual cost may differ.
Use your credits towards TCC’s Associate of Applied Science in Horticulture or find work as a tree care technician, landscape gardener, turf grass technician, landscape installer, landscape maintenance technician or join a retail landscape business.