Program Information

School: Dalhousie University
Faculty: Faculty of Agriculture / Department of Environmental Science
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
Description: Environmental horticulture enhances our environment both aesthetically and ecologically. This program looks at leading edge technology to help sustainably develop our homes and communities through green infrastructure. Students will develop skills to identify, promote, design and build green systems that provide essential environmental services. This is a hot topic in both cities and rural settings, as community leaders seek new ways to connect their citizens to the spaces around them.

In the Bachelor of Technology (BTech) in Environmental Horticulture, you’ll gain an in-depth understanding of environmental issues and how ecological systems are influenced by both natural and man-made disturbances. You will collaborate with other students and industry professionals to develop strategies for mitigating impacts and solving problems with horticultural solutions. You will gain a solid foundation in science and theory, giving you the opportunity to explore practical horticultural applications in a program truly like no other.

URL: Environmental Landscape Horticulture (BTech) at Dalhousie University
Course Based: Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,007

Cost per year is based on the 2018-2019 academic year and includes the cost of tuition and incidental fees.

Careers: Agrologists,Horticulturists,Landscape Workers

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:

    Years one and two of the Bachelor of Technology – Environmental Landscape Horticulture program are satisfied by completion of the Diploma in Technology Managed Landscapes or a landscape-related program approved by the Department of Environmental Sciences in the Faculty of Agriculture. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 in the Diploma program to gain admission.