Arboriculture

Minor Code- U073

The minor in arboriculture is designed to provide students educational opportunities in the area of ornamental horticulture as it relates to current urban environments. Emphasis is given to the establishment and management of herbaceous and woody plants used in commercial, recreational, and home settings. 

A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in all minor courses
Minor Requirements
AGRN 410Soil Fertility3
FOR 205Dendrology3
Select one of the following:3
Woody Plant Materials
Ornamental Woody Plants and Groundcovers
Select 9 hours from the following:9
Principles of Entomology
and General Plant Pathology
Forest Pest Management
Urban Tree and Shrub Health
Survey of Arboriculture
Professional Field Experience *
Professional Field Experience *
Forest Pest Management
Urban Tree and Shrub Health
Select two of the following electives:6
Turfgrass Management
Forestry Consulting
Herbaceous Plant Materials
Garden Center Management
Total Hours24
*

Must be related to an arboriculture topic and must be approved in advance by the director of the Division of Plant and Soil Sciences or the director of the Division of Forestry and Natural Resources.