Horticulture Program

Horticulture Program

Horticulture Program


The Horticulture Program at Mt.SAC offers many degrees and certificate programs designed to prepare students for careers in the broad field of ornamental horticulture, park & sports turf management,integrated pest management and equipment technology. Students learn basic theory in the classroom and then apply it in hands-on learning outdoors.  

Why choose our program?
  • PROGRAM DIVERSITY: We offer four degrees and 12 certificates to choose from depending on your area of career interest.

  • AWARD-WINNING STUDENT TEAMS: You can join our nationally-acclaimed student teams to compete and sharpen your knowledge and skills while building your resume. 

  • INDUSTRY CONNECTIONS: We have a well-known reputation of expert faculty and strong industry connections.

  • INCREDIBLE FACILITIES: Our "outdoor laboratories" include a 110-acre farm, 10-acre nursery for plant production, 12,000 square feet of green houses and 56,000 square feet of share house space.

  • WORK EXPERIENCE PROGRAMS: Students become prepared through work experience programs and are ready to transfer to a university and earn a four-year degree.


Featured Events

                                            Mt. SAC Horticulture - Hidden Gems

                                                                          SAC on Scene - Mt. SAC Demonstration Garden
                                                                          YouTube - Koi Pond
                                                                          YouTube - Wiffle Ball Field



Horticulture Program

Building F2A-1