Nội dung khóa học "Associate Diploma in Horticulture"
About this course

What will I learn?

With a rapidly growing greenhouse and landscaping sector, the Associate Diploma in Horticulture will enable you to gain the knowledge needed to have many different career options within the horticultural sector. This program gives students the opportunity to grow their creativity and develop relevant skills through practical labs in our greenhouse and on our campus grounds.

Program Features

Practical training on our campus grounds and in our campus greenhouses

Over 700 different species of trees, shrubs, and flowers across campus

Gain the knowledge needed to write the Ministry of the Environment Exterminator License exam

Optional experiential learning credit is offered through international travel opportunities

Diverse job opportunities after successful completion of the program

Which department am I in?

University of Guelph

Study options

Full Time(2 years)

Tuition fees
CAD$3,554.00 (US$ 2,685) per year
Start date

Expected September 2020


Ridgetown Campus

120 Main Street East,


Ontario (ON),

N0P 2C0, Canada

Entry requirements

For international students

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or Equivalent

A minimum cumulative average of 60% in 6 Grade 11 or Grade 12 U, C, M, or O level courses (excludes Co-op credits)

Includes a minimum of Grade 11C Math and Grade 12C English

OR Mature Student Status

IELTS International English Language Testing System: Minimum overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6

TOEFL Test of English as a Foreign Language Internet based: minimum total score of 89 with no individual scaled score of less than 21. Computer based: minimum score of 250. Paper-based: minimum score of 600. Test of written English: with a score of 5

CAEL Canadian Academic English Language Assessment: Minimum overall band score of 70

MELAB Michigan English Language Assessment Battery: Minimum overall score of 85 including composition score of 83 and oral score of 3

PTE Pearson Test of English: Minimum overall score of 60 with no score less than 60 in the individual components

ELCP Advanced Level of the English Language Certificate Program: Successful completion of the University of Guelph’s Open Learning Advanced level ELCP (levels 9 and 10) is also considered an acceptable form of testing