This career major introduces students to safe practices, use of tools and equipment, planting techniques, plant care, safe uses of chemicals and testing soil as related to the horticulture industry. Also, students will learn plant history, harmony, unity, color, balance, proportion, scale, focal point, rhythm line, form space, depth, texture and mechanics of floral design.
Morning session – 8:10 – 11:10 a.m.
Afternoon session – 12:45 – 3:45 p.m.
Career Major Name: Horticulture/Floriculture Assistant
Clock Hours/Weeks of Instruction: 1035/39
Normal Completion Time: 39 weeks for full-time status
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High school students see home school counselor.
Adults contact Mid-America counselor 405-449-3391
OSBCTE (Oklahoma State Board of Career & Technology Education)
**Career Technical Student Organization (CTSO)