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Catalog 2017-18 
    
Catalog 2017-18 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Turf and Landscape Maintenance Certificate


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Important Information


Short Description


This Certificate focuses on the identification, care and maintenance procedures of turf and ornamental plants used in landscaping. Students will develop the skills necessary to qualify for a position as a turf or landscape maintenance technician.

Type of Credential


Credit Certificate

Program Code


799

Contacts and Additional Information


Program Coordinator:

CCBC Dundalk, Bradley W. Thompson
443-840-3754 or bthompson3@ccbcmd.edu

David O’Neill
443-840-2663 or doneill@ccbcmd.edu

Additional Information:

  • Statewide Program
  • Classes offered only at the Dundalk campus
  • Opportunities for Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) - For Sustainable Horticulture, see Departmental Exam. Several General Education classes also have PLA opportunities.
  • Articulation and Transfer Agreements - While there are no program-specific agreements, see other types of agreements such as guaranteed admission, block transfer, and discounts.

Semester Sequence


This is a suggested full-time schedule for a student who has completed any developmental course work and has no transfer credits.

Courses Needed for This Program*


Total Number of Credits Required for Certificate: 30*


Note


*Credit students who are new to college (no successfully completed transferable college credits from other institutions) are required to take ACDV 101 - Academic Development: Transitioning to College . This 1-credit course is designed to be taken in the first semester at CCBC. Students must provide an official transcript(s) from an accredited institution to document successful completion of college coursework for the ACDV 101 requirement to be waived.

Program Description


This Certificate focuses on the identification, care and maintenance procedures of turf and ornamental plants used in landscaping. Students will develop the skills necessary to qualify for a position as a turf or landscape maintenance technician.

Program Outcomes


Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be able to:

  1. describe identification, care, and maintenance procedures of turf and ornamental plants used in the landscape; and
  2. qualify for a position as a turf or landscape maintenance technician.

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