Graduate Certificate in Floriculture & Nursery Management (Great Plains IDEA)
North Carolina State University at Raleigh

Program Details

The Certificate in Floriculture & Nursery Management program develops students' knowledge of plant function during crop production by focusing on the following topics:

  • Ornamental herbaceous and woody plants
  • Plant nutrition and physiology
  • Business and pest management

This program is offered through the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (Great Plains IDEA); regionally accredited schools working in partnership to provide students with online opportunities. Students apply at their school of choice.

Participating schools include:

  • Kansas State University
  • North Carolina State University at Raleigh
  • Texas Tech University 
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

North Carolina State University at Raleigh is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Additional Materials May Be Requested