Program Information

School: Dalhousie University
Faculty: Faculty of Agriculture / Department of Business & Social Sciences
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Landscaping and Groundskeeping
Description: The Diploma in Technology Managed Landscapes is a two-year program which helps prepare students for careers with landscaping firms, planning agencies, recreational parks, or institutions, or in self-employed roles as landscape horticultural technologists.

The Diploma in Technology Managed Landscapes is a fully approved Certified Horticultural Technician integrated educational program, recognized by the International Certification Council (ICC) and the Certification Committee of the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association (CNLA). Interested students can apply for a Passport to Certification that enables modular training and testing toward international recognition as a Certified Horticultural Technician. The curriculum fully encompasses the requirements for certification in various industry sectors.

URL: Technology Managed Landscapes at Dalhousie University
Course Based: Yes
Length: 2 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: Landscape Workers

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade11 Chemistry 

Applicants are required to have: English 12; Mathematics 12; Biology 12; Chemistry 11; and one other acceptable university-preparatory course at the grade 12 level.