North Shore Community College is making changes!

You can start your application today! As always, there is no cost to apply to North Shore Community College.

For Fall 2020, most of NSCC's courses will be virtual – including online, hybrid, and videoconference – to ensure our community's safety and maintain social distancing. Targeted courses that need to occur face-to-face on campus will occur predominantly in lab based classes, using social distancing protocols.

Start a sustainable career in the Green Industry

NSCC’s certificate in Horticulture is designed for students wishing to become employed or self-employed in the horticulture industry or to enhance their knowledge in horticulture for career advancement. Prepare for a wide range of employment opportunities in landscaping and landscape management, nursery and garden center operations, turf management and urban tree care.

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Achievement and Outcomes

Learner Outcomes

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Get in touch

Questions related to program admissions or applications? Contact info@northshore.edu or call 978-762-4188.

Program advising related questions? Contact horticulture@northshore.edu or call 781-477-2215.

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NSCC is top in MA for effectively serving adult learners

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Semesters to complete certificate. Complete faster with winter intersession and summer classes

93%

Career degree graduates employed within three months

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Accreditation

North Shore Community College is an accredited public institute of higher education where all are welcome and each is challenged. NSCC is accredited by NECHE, the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly NEASC-CIHE, the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).

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