Landscape Contracting Major

In the Landscape Contracting degree program, students will learn about constructing, establishing, and maintaining landscapes from small residential projects to large commercial and industrial projects, as well as producing plans for small-scale residential and commercial sites.

Two options are available for students:

Baccalaureate programs in the department can give students a broad-based education in the plant sciences or the landscape industry.

Students develop skills in construction, site design, plant material usage, plant establishment, and landscape maintenance. Students are also educated in areas such as graphics, surveying, soils, turfgrass management, weed and pest management, and in business operations.