At Fox Valley Tech, we work with local employers to identify the education needed for today’s job market. New programs are frequently added to meet the needs of these in-demand careers.
Learn more about our newest additions.
All coming soon offerings are currently pending state or HLC approval, and are subject to change.
Greenhouse Operations - Associate Degree
In the fast-growing and ever-changing field of horticulture, the Greenhouse Operations associate degree is a great opportunity to become a valuable member of the horticulture industry. This degree will prepare you for a variety of careers in the greenhouse field. You’ll apply the latest hands-on technologies in an environmentally friendly and sustainable practice. Your training will include propagating and growing plants, learning hydroponic food production, working in outdoor settings, diagnosing pest issues and designing a greenhouse growing operation. Instruction covers a wide array of plant types.
Landscape Horticulture - Associate Degree
As many consider their outdoor environment an extension of their indoor space, career opportunities are available in the fields of landscape design, landscape construction and landscape maintenance. If you have an interest in designing, building and maintaining outdoor spaces, you’ll have many opportunities after completing the Landscape Horticulture associate degree. This degree will provide you with industry-current education in technical knowledge areas of plant health care, landscape construction, small business operation and sustainable landscape design. When completed, you’ll be a well-rounded landscape professional.