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Horticulture Minor

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Learn and Grow!

The horticulture minor is open to students of any major who desire the knowledge and skills to manage fruits, vegetables and ornamental landscape plants. Learn food production in controlled environments (including containers, greenhouses and high tunnels, hydroponic and aquaponic food production), and tree care and urban forest management. This minor allows students to plan their study based on career interests and goals.

Undecided or still deciding on a major and future career?

If you are uncertain about your major and have questions about career planning, you are not alone. Choosing a major or career can be a very difficult decision. The exploratory studies program may be a good fit if you are unsure of your major and career focus. Entering the university in the exploratory studies program will help you gain confidence and valuable insights on majors and minors available at SDSU and future career choices. 

In addition, FOCUS 2 Career, a self-guided assessment, education and career planning program, will help you reflect on your values, interests, personality traits and skills to provide valuable insight as you explore major and career choices. SDSU students may access FOCUS 2 Career by using their student email and password. After completing FOCUS 2 Career, you may find it helpful to discuss your results with a career coach in the Office of Career Development.