We Have a Passion For Creating Extraordinary Spaces

The Orange Coast College Horticulture Department prides itself on having a wonderful program for students
planning to enter the field of horticulture or landscape design and for people already working
in the Green Industry who wish to expand and update their knowledge.

fall classes

We are creating illuminating courses that bring you the best in lifelong learning. Courses are uniquely crafted for working individuals like you, with engaging, immersive learning experiences.

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our faculty

Our esteemed faculty includes experts and professors selected exclusively for their ability to teach. Learn more about or contact people in the Horticulture Department.

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OCC hort club

The OCC Horticulture Club hopes you have all had fun-filled, fantastic summers, and we are very excited to see you all this fall!

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hub employment

We welcome your interest in recruiting current students for jobs, internships, volunteer or freelance opportunities.

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  • career opportunitites

    There is a wide range of career paths available

    You might even say there's a place in it for every interest and aptitude.

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  • student resources

    Looking for something?

    The following helpful links are provided for the convenience of our students.

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  • course descriptions

    Looking to improve your gardening skills?

    Learn the garden care, from details about soils and soil amendments to fertilizers, planting, pruning, plant selection, IPM, and more.

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  • living laboratory

    Six greenhouses, outdoor areas and classrooms

    A merger of academics and campus facilities to provide students with real-world skills

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