UMC Agriculture and Natural Resources Department
University of Minnesota, Crookston
The average salary range for positions within this major was between $20,000 - $85,000 yearly, depending on experience and position. For a list of detailed salary trends within this career visit the
US Bureau of Labor Statistics - Occupational Outlook Handbook.
Careers in the horticultural industry include:
Landscape designer Landscape contractor Landscape installer Nursery manager Hardscape specialist Hardscape supplier Xeriscaping specialist Turf care professional Nursery production manager Tree care professional Parks manager Arborist Vegetable production manager Floriculture production manager Garden center manager Plant broker, buyer Floral designer, florist Wholesale grower, propagator, manager Sales representative Writer, educator Extension educator Horticultural specialist Research scientist Plant breeder Federal and municipal plant inspector Peace Corp, US Government volunteer ...or go on to graduate school
About Our Program
Eric Castle, an assistant professor in the Horticulture program at the University of Minnesota, Crookston, talks about the program and what sets it apart. His focus is within the Environmental Landscaping Emphasis.
Meet some of our alumni and current students and hear what they have to say about their University of Minnesota, Crookston experience.
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