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Horticulture - USA, Diploma

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 168 days
    Duration
Become a qualified horticulturalist. The Horticulture - USA course at International Career Institute (ICI) - USA provides an opportunity to interact with and learn from very successful, highly qualified and experienced professionals.

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How Will You Benefit?

  • Fast track your career as a horticulturalist
  • Learn the inside secrets of how to become a horticulture pro in months not years!
  • Study the Horticulture - USA course at International Career Institute (ICI) - USA that was designed in conjunction with senior members of the profession
  • Free up valuable time, don’t waste time and money travelling to classes
  • Study at your own pace whenever and wherever you are
  • Have access to a tutor who works in the industry you are training for
  • Easy interest free payment plans from as low as $39 per week

Start reaping the benefits by enrolling today!

Career Prospects

Horticulture presents a very diverse range of career opportunities. Many positions require working outdoors with the use of management, science, design, planning and technical skills. The most common areas of horticulture include:

Arboriculture: the care and management of urban trees.

Design: designers work to create gardens that are attractive to the eye as well as practical. Sites typically include private gardens, public parks and reserves, indoor facilities and newly developed housing estates. Designers are frequently self-employed.

Gardens and landscape: gardening make over television shows have never been more popular. Business is booming for those in the landscaping business. It is a wonderful opportunity for self employment or seeking employment with an established landscaping company.

Nurseries: plant growing is the foundation of horticulture. Nurseries range from growing, where new plants grown in special conditions to retail, where sales of plants are made to the public.

Sports turf management: The production and maintenance of special grasses is required for sporting facilities such as golf courses, cricket pitches and football ovals. The industry involves turf grass research, science and technology as well as the production, marketing and sales of turf grass products and services.

Horticulture experts have vast career prospects in various areas of the horticulture industry. Fast track your career in horticulture by enrolling in the ICI horticulture course now!

Accreditation

This course is recognised and accredited by the International Association of Private Career Colleges (IAPCC). The courses offered by ICI are unique as they take a very “hands on” approach. Our courses are not designed to teach you just the “theory” behind the industry – they are written and tutored by industry professionals and will fast-track you into a new career of your choice.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline. More details: You can start a course at any time of the year with our regular intake dates. Once you have enrolled you can begin your studies at a time that suits you. 
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 168 days
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description

      24 weeks.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Plant Kingdom
  • Plant Propagation
  • Outdoor Food Production
  • Garden Planning
  • The Root Environment and Plant Nutrition
  • Protected Cultivation
  • Horticulture Plant Selection, Establishment and Maintenance
  • Horticultural Plant Health Problems

                          English Language Requirements

                          This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

                          Academic Requirements

                          Prerequisites
                          • There are NO previous work or education requirements for entry into any course level. Students may enroll directly into the diploma or advanced diploma levels without completing lower ranked qualifications. Graduates can expect higher course levels to result in higher potential salary, positions and skill capabilities.

                          Tuition Fee

                          • International Applies to you

                            1599 USD/full
                            Tuition Fee
                            Based on the original amount of 1599 USD for the full programme and a duration of 168 days.
                          • National Applies to you

                            1599 USD/full
                            Tuition Fee
                            Based on the original amount of 1599 USD for the full programme and a duration of 168 days.
                          We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
                          • Pay Upfront  - 10% Off = $1439
                          • Weekly Instalment Plan - $39 x 41 weeks

                          Funding

                          ICI are passionate about education and providing opportunities for individuals to fulfil their potential. We want to reward outstanding individuals for a variety of achievements and we have a number of scholarships available to a wide variety of courses.

                          • Military Scholarship.
                          • Business Leadership Scholarship - With a competitive job market and more people obtaining a degree qualification than ever before, it is essential for individuals to identify a way to stand out to employers when searching for a job. An ICI Business Scholarship could be for you.
                          • University Scholarship - Currently studying at University? Then an ICI University Scholarship is for you.

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