The following classes are required for this 32-credit program:

  • BA1005 Introduction to Business
  • BA1009 Management Concepts
  • OH2014 Floriculture Techniques
  • OH2120 Floral Business Management
  • OH3020 Basic Design (1 cr.)
  • OH3106 Floral Crop Production I (2 cr.)
  • OH3208 Floral Crop Production II (2 cr.)
  • OH3117 Herbaceous Plant Materials I (2 cr.)
  • OH3217 Herbaceous Plant Materials II (2 cr.)
  • OH3232 Introductory Floral Design
  • OH4108 Interiorscaping
  • OH4145 Advanced Floral Design (2 cr.)
  • OH4209 Greenhouse Management 

Applicants for the floral business certificate should complete the Office of Continuing and Professional Studies' Application for Degree Candidacy form. Questions? 215.489.2933 or


Gainful Employment Information

Certificate in Floral Business Cost of Program 2011-12

Tuition & Fees


Books & Supplies


Living Allowance*


Total Costs


* Based on a full-time resident program, most students are non-resident part-time

Length of Program

Intended time to complete

Two years based on traditional 15 week semesters

% of graduates who completed on time


Employment (SOC codes)

The US Department of Labor’s Standard Occupational Classification code that the Certificate in Floral Business prepares students to enter:

27-1023.00 - Floral Designers

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Median program graduate debt from:


Federal Loans


Private educational loans


% of graduate that took federal loans


% of students successfully repaying federal loans