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We also offer Certificate Programs. Stand out in your field!

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*NEW* Landscape Business Management Certificate - Learn the skills that are essential to the success of your landscape business! The classes in this certificate series are led by experienced, successful members of the landscaping industry who will share their wisdom with you.

Landscape Management Certificate - Impress clients with the credential that confirms and advertises your expertise! This program covers the core skills that true landscape professionals and enthusiasts should master.

Landscape Management II Certificate - Go a step beyond lawn care and maintenance with the Rutgers Landscape Management II Certificate. Offer a wider range of high-end services and cater to more lucrative customer needs.

Public Grounds Management Certificate - Stand out from your colleagues and build your resume! This program teaches management, construction, and maintenance skills that are vital to a successful career in public grounds management.

Natural Turf and Landscape Management Certificate - Customers increasingly want a greener option, and now you can help supply it! As part of the Environmental Stewardship Initiative, the NJDEP will issue this certification to landscape and turf professionals.

Latest Landscape News & Video

Landscape Live Talk Radio Show Featuring Joe Canzano

Landscape Program Coordinator Joe Canzano discusses the importance of continuing education for landscape industry professionals on Landscape Live Talk Radio.

Concrete Pavers Course

Learn what it takes to successfully install concrete pavers with these tips and guidelines from instructor Alex Burke, including proper base prep and calculating paver installation costs.

Mark Chisholm, Landscape Video

Check out our video gallery to get a taste of our classes, as well as tips and best practices from our expert instructors on subjects such as tree care and turf management.

Professional Fertilizer Applicator Certification and Training (ProFACT): New Jersey Act P.L. 2010, c. 112 (C.58:10A-64) establishes standards for fertilizer applications to turf, requires certification of professional fertilizer applicators, and regulates labeling and sale of specialty fertilizers for turf. Click to learn more.
Park Management and Liability Issues Course

Learn how instructors motivate park personnel to keep facilities safe and avoid potential problems in Park Management and Liability Issues, a one-day course that will be held on February 24, 2015.

Photo of Evangeline Costa

Meet Evangeline Costa, a landscape design and consulting company owner whose business improved after she attended a Landscape Business course at Rutgers.

Photo of Mark Chisholm

Watch a video report or read a story about Large Tree Climbing Instructor Mark Chisholm, 19-time winner of the NJ Tree Climbing Championship.

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