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2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Horticultural Therapy Certificate

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The Horticultural Therapy Certificate is intended for working professionals and undergraduate students interested in incorporating horticultural therapy into their current practice and skills. This certificate is intended to be an accelerated program and students can complete the certificate in seven months. The certificate is available to individuals who are 1) post-baccalaureate and enrolled solely in the certificate program or 2) pursuing Plant Sciences or other academic programs at the at the University of Tennessee or 3) a current student at an outside accredited 4-year post-secondary institution.

Undergraduate Certificate Type


Admissions Standards/Procedures

Students seeking admission to the Undergraduate Certificate must meet the admissions standards established by the Undergraduate Council.

Academic Standards

No grades of below C are acceptable for students wishing to receive this certificate. In such cases, students must repeat courses and earn a grade of C or better prior to the awarding of the certificate from the University of Tennessee.

Credit Hours Required

9 credit hours


Courses must be taken in the following order: PLSC 411 , PLSC 412 , PLSC 413 .

Non-Course Requirements

Students may pursue the Undergraduate Certificate on a full-time or part-time basis. Students must earn all 9 hours of horticultural therapy coursework at the University of Tennessee.

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