Horticulture Science Certificate, C.P.C.

Horticulture Science Certificate, C.P.C.

Students outside of the horticulture building.
  • The median salary for farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers is more than $73,000 a year.
  • Agriculture is at the core of Indiana’s economy, with the state among the top five in the nation in production of chickens, corn, ducks, hogs, popcorn, tomatoes, and watermelon.
  • The National Institute of Food and Agriculture projects strong job opportunities for new college graduates with training and expertise in agriculture.
source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Locations where this degree is offered:

Vincennes Campus

What can I expect during my time at VU?

  • The University provides students with hands-on access to state-of-the art equipment in our world-class Agricultural Center.
  • Students have access to cutting-edge laboratories, bee colonies, and a greenhouse.
  • The University’s instructors are true experts in their fields and readily available to help students gain the academic and practical skills they need to excel.
  • The University offers substantial academic and social support systems to help students learn and grow.
  • Small class sizes enable students to participate fully in activities and discussions and to seek out extra help when needed.
  • Affordable tuition allows students to graduate with less debt

What can I do with this degree?

A degree in Agribusiness offers graduates numerous career pathways in agricultural fields such as business, management, finance, marketing, and science. 

Is this degree accredited?

Vincennes University's institutional accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the specialized accreditations and approvals obtained by various programs are located on our Accreditation and Licensure page.

Vincennes University recognizes the importance of programmatic licensure, ensuring that graduates meet the requirements set by professional licensing boards. By adhering to rigorous standards and seeking recognition from accrediting bodies, Vincennes University demonstrates its dedication to offering quality education and preparing students for successful careers.

Have questions?

We are happy to chat with you to answer your questions and understand your personal goals.
Please reach out to us at VUADMIT@Vinu.edu or call 812-888-4313 for more information.