Horticulturists

(NOC 2225)
+29.15%
 

What do Horticulturists do?

Horticulturists plan and coordinate the growth and use of plants for landscaping, ornamental uses and other purposes, including greenhouse production of vegetables.

How to become: Horticulturists

In general, you must have a college or technical institute diploma and specialized training. You usually need certification by a professional organization in your field.

Many recent entrants have a trade/vocational certificate or community college diploma, and almost 2 in 5 have an undergraduate university degree.

Where to study for a career as: Horticulturists

Algonquin College
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Horticultural Technician Certificate; Apprenticeship
Horticultural Industries Diploma; Co-op
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University of Guelph
Guelph, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Horticulture Associate
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Vancouver Island University
Nanaimo, British Columbia, CA

Related Program(s):
Horticultural Technician Foundation Certificate; Co-op
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Modified on January 26, 2022

How much do Horticulturists make?

Low:
$30,888
Average:
$44,990
High:
$72,800

Job openings for Horticulturists

Job Seekers:
7,200
Job Openings:
8,300