Where to Study

Horticulture Careers Where To Study Scholarships Internships Bloom! Horticulture Camps
  • Pursue a certificate or Bachelor's, Master's, or Doctorate degree from a Four-year Institution. (See list below sorted by state.)

  • Pursue a certificate or Associate's degree from a Two-year Institution. (See list below sorted by state.)

  • Participate in a horticulture camp for middle school, high school, or college students.

  • Scholarship Opportunities!

    • Many organizations and businesses offer scholarships to study horticulture, gardening, floriculture, landscape design, urban gardening, and many more options in the world of plants! Some scholarships are for formal education at colleges and universities, others are continuing education and certification programs. Check out our scholarship resources.



State Four-Year Institutions Two-Year Institutions


Alabama A&M University
Auburn University
Tuskegee University

Calhoun Community College
Coastal Alabama Community College
Gadsden State Community College
Wallace State Community College


Arkansas State University
University of Arkansas
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

Arkansas State University Beebe
Cossatot Community College
North Arkansas College
Northwest Arkansas Community College
Phillips Community College


University of Arizona

Arizona Western
Central Arizona College
Diné College
Yavapai College




University of Alaska Fairbanks



California State University, Chico
California State University, Fresno
California State University, Humboldt
Cal Poly Pomona
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Fresno State University
Humboldt State University
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Davis
University of California, Riverside
University of California, Santa Cruz

Allan Hancock College
Bakersfield College
Butte Community College
Cabrillo College
Citrus College
City College of San Francisco
College of the Desert
College of the Redwoods
College of the Sequoias
Cosumnes River College
Cuyamaca College
El Camino College
Fullerton College
Imperial Valley College
Las Positas College
Lassen Community College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Mendocino College
Merced College
Merritt College
MiraCosta College
Modesto Junior College
Mt. San Antonio College
Porterville Community College
Santa Barbara City College
Santa Rosa Junior College
Shasta College
Sierra College 
Southwestern College
Ventura College
Victor Valley College


Colorado State University

AIMS Community College
Front Range Community College
Northeastern Junior College
Pickens Tech


Connecticut College
University of Connecticut

Naugatuck Valley
University of Connecticut Ratcliffe Hicks School of Agriculture


Delaware State University
University of Delaware

Delaware Technical and Community College
Dover Tech Community College


Florida A&M University
University of Florida (Environmental Horticulture)
University of Florida (Horticultural Sciences)
Warner University

College of Central Florida
First Coast Technical College
Florida Gateway College
Indian River State College
Palm Beach Community College
Palm Beach State College
South Florida State College
Valencia Community College


Fort Valley State University
University of Georgia

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Chattahoochee Technical College
College of Coastal Georgia
Gwinnitt Technical College
Lanier Technical College
North Georgia Technical College
Ogeechee Technical College
Southern Crescent Technical College
University of North Georgia


University of Hawaii at Manoa

Hawaii Community College
University of Hawaii Maui College
Windward Community College


Brigham Young University - Idaho
University of Idaho

College of Southern Idaho


Illinois State University
Southern Illinois University
University of Illinois
Western Illinois University

Carl Sandburg College
City Colleges of Chicago
College of DuPage
College of Lake County
Highland Community College
Illinois Central College 
Illinois Eastern Community College
Illinois Valley Community College
John Wood Community College
Joliet Junior College
Kaskaskia College
Kishwaukee College
Lake Land College
McHenry County College
Parkland College
Rend Lake College
Shawnee Community College
Southeastern Illinois College
Southwestern Illinois College


Purdue University

Ivy Tech Community College
Vincennes University


Iowa State University

Des Moines Area Community College
Hawkeye Community College
Iowa Lakes Community College
Iowa Valley - Ellsworth Community College
Iowa Western Community College
Kirkwood Community College
Southwestern Community College


Kansas State University

Barton Community College
Butler Community College
Cloud County Community College
Coffeyville Community College
Colby Community College
Cowley Community College
Dodge City Community College
Fort Scott Community College
Highland Community College 
Hutchinson Community College
Johnson County Community College
Pratt Community College


Eastern Kentucky University
Murray State University
University of Kentucky
Western Kentucky University

Henderson Community College
Hopkinsville Community College
Maysville Community College
Owensboro Community and Technical College


Louisiana State University
Southern University and Agricultural and Mechanical College



University of Maine

Southern Maine Community College


University of Maryland
University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Community College of Baltimore County
Harford College
Howard College
University of Maryland Institute of Applied Agriculture


University of Massachusetts

Cape Cod Community College
North Shore Community College
Stockbridge School of Agriculture


Michigan State University

Michigan State University Institute of Agricultural Technology


University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota, Crookston

Anoka Technical College
Central Lakes College
Century College
Dakota County Technical College
Hennepin Technical College
Minnesota West Community and Technical College
Ridgewater College
Rochester Community and Technical College


Alcorn State University
Mississippi State University

Hinds Community College
Itawamba Community College
Jones County Junior College
Mississippi Delta Community College
Northeast Mississippi Community College


Missouri State University
Northwest Missouri State University
Southeast Missouri State University
Truman State University
University of Missouri

Mineral Area College
Missouri State-West Plains
St. Louis Community College
State Fair Community College


Montana State University

Dawson Community College
Miles Community College


University of Nebraska

Central Community College
Metropolitan Community College
Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture
Northeast Community College
Southeast Community College


University of Nevada, Reno


New Hampshire

University of New Hampshire


New Jersey

Rutgers University

Brookdale Community College
Cumberland Community College

New Mexico

New Mexico State University

Santa Fe Community College

New York

Cornell University
SUNY Cobleskill
SUNY Delhi

Finger Lakes Community College
New York Botanical Garden School of Professional Horticulture
Niagara Community College
SUNY Cobleskill
SUNY Delhi

North Carolina

North Carolina A&T State University
North Carolina State University

Alamance Community College
Blueridge Community College
Caldwell Community College
Catawba College
Central Piedmont Community College
Fayetteville Technical and Community
Haywood Community College
Lenoir Community College
Sandhills Community College
Wayne Community College
Western Piedmont Community College
Wilkes Community College

North Dakota

North Dakota State University

Bismarck State College
Dakota College at Bottineau
North Dakota State College of Science
Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College
Williston Community College


Ohio State University

Agricultural Technical Institute
Cincinnati State Community College: Landscape Horticulture
Cincinnati State Community College: Sustainable Horticulture
Clark State Community College: Landscape Design
Clark State Community College: Nursery Operations
Clark State Community College: Turf and Landscape Operations
Cuyahoga Community College
Miami University-Hamilton: Horticultural Botany
Miami University-Hamilton: Horticulture
Southern State Community College


Oklahoma State University

Connor State College
East Oklahoma State Community College
Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College
OSU Oklahoma City
Redlands Community College
Tulsa Community College
Western Oklahoma State College


Oregon State University

Blue Mountain Community College
Central Oregon Community College
Chemeketa Community College
Clackamas Community College
Lane Community College
Linn-Benton Community College
Treasure Valley Community College
Umpqua Community College


Delaware Valley University
Pennsylvania State University
Temple University

Delaware Valley University
Longwood Gardens
Luzerne County Community College
Pennsylvania College of Technology
Temple University
Westmoreland Community College
Williamson College of the Trades

Puerto Rico

University of Puerto Rico


Rhode Island

University of Rhode Island


South Carolina

Clemson University

Central Carolina Technical College
Horry-Georgetown Community College
Spartanburg Community College
Trident Technical College

South Dakota

South Dakota State University

Lake Area Technical College
Southeast Technical Institute


Tennessee State University
University of Tennessee

Cleveland State Community College
Columbia State Community College
Jackson State Community College 
Nashville State Community College
Southwest Tennessee Community College
Walters State Community College


Prairie View Agriculture and Mechanical University
Sam Houston State University
Stephen F. Austin State University
Tarleton State University
Texas A&M University
Texas A&M University, Kingsville
Texas State University
Texas Tech University

Blinn College
Kilgore College
North Central Texas
Odessa College
Palo Alto College
South Plains College
Tarrant Community College
Texas State Technical College
Weatherford College
Western Texas College: Agriculture
Western Texas College: Turfgrass Management
Wharton County Community College


Brigham Young University
Utah State University

Snow College


University of Vermont

Sterling College


Virginia State University
Virginia Tech

Dabney S. Lancaster Community College: Agriculture
Dabney S. Lancaster Community College: Urban Forestry
Danville Community College
J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
Mountain Empire Community College
Patrick Henry Community College
Tidewater Community College
Virginia Highlands Community College


Washington State University

Bellevue Community College
Big Bend Community College
Clover Park Technical College
Columbia Basin College
Everett Community College
Lake Washington Tech
Peninsula College
Seattle Central Community College
South Seattle Community College
Spokane Community College
Spokane Falls Community College
Tacoma Community College
Walla Walla Community College
Yakima Valley Community College

West Virginia

West Virginia University

Potomac State College


University of Wisconsin, Madison
University of Wisconsin, Platteville
University of Wisconsin, River Falls

Chippewa Valley Technical College
Fox Valley Technical College
Gateway Technical College
Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College
Milwaukee Area Technical College
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
Sauk County Community College
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College
Western Technical College


University of Wyoming

Casper College
East Wyoming College
Laramie County Community College
Northwest College


Canadian Providence Four-Year Institutions Two-Year Institutions


University of Calgary                                

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology
Olds College


British Colombia


Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Thompson Rivers University
University of British Colombia
University of the Fraser Valley
Vancouver Island University 

Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Thompson Rivers University
University of the Fraser Valley


University of Manitoba

University of Manitoba

New Brunswick

University of New Brunswick


Nova Scotia

Dalhousie University

Nova Scotia Community College
Dalhousie University


Redeemer University College
University of Guelph

Algonquin College
Mohawk College
Niagra College
Sault College
University of Guelph


University of Saskatchewan