Folsom Lake College Horticulture

Folsom Lake College’s horticulture curriculum offers students the opportunity to learn nursery operations and landscape maintenance in a unique professional growth industry. A wide variety of employment opportunities are available in the Greater Sacramento region. The continued growth of the area and the need for specialized training are creating a demand for qualified individuals.

Career Options

  • Consultant
  • Estimator
  • Fertilizer & Insecticide Application
  • Government Agency Employee
  • Landscape Design, Contracting, & Maintenance
  • Nursery Management & Operations
  • Park Maintenance
  • Research
  • Retail/Wholesale


  • Field trips for appreciation and evaluative study
  • Practical design opportunities