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School of Business, Technology & Trades :: Programs of Study

Horticulture Technology - Career Studies Certificate

Do you want to be a horticulturist? An experienced plant enthusiast? Or a professional grower or landscaper? Horticulture Technology at Virginia Western Community College prepares you for management of plants in the greenhouse production, landscape installation and maintenance environments. Begin your journey today to a career that offers a sense of accomplishment through work with plants and people.

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Community Arboretum

The Community Arboretum is a two-acre educational garden located on the campus of Virginia Western Community College in Roanoke, Virginia. Eleven separate gardens and plant collections surround a centrally located amphitheater and are home to approximately 700 labeled plant taxa.

For more information please visit theĀ Arboretum web site.

Tuition: $
Credits: 27 Hours
Time: 1 year

Program Head

Clark BeCraft

Phone: 540-857-6388
Location: Natural Science Center N102

Contact Us

School of Business, Technology & Trades
Location: Webber Hall W305
Phone: 540-857-7272
Fax: 540-857-7086

Mailing address:
3098 Colonial Ave., SW
Roanoke, VA 24015