Landscape Designers are responsible for creating, presenting, and overseeing the development of landscapes for individuals and companies. They also provide maintenance services and landscaping designs.
What responsibilities will I have?
What education and training is required?
An associates or bachelor’s degree in landscape design, horticulture, turf grass, plant science, biology or related field is required.
To pursue a career as a Seed Production Technician:
The following high school courses are recommended to prepare for a diploma program:a focus on science (particularly biology /botany/earth science/geography), mathematics, and business are also recommended.
Employed by greenhouses, nurseries, government agencies, golf courses, athletic venues or universities.
Future Job Market/Outlook:
Depending on location the job market for landscape designers can be considered good.
Suggested Professional Organizations and Associations: