About Our Department

In the Department of Horticulture, we have been recognized nationally for our research programs, student-centered faculty members and high rate of employment among our graduates. As a horticulture major at Auburn, you will learn how to establish, propagate, harvest and manage fruits, vegetables and ornamental plants. You’ll also learn the principles of landscape design to create and manage aesthetically pleasing environments. Horticulture is a multi-billion-dollar industry offering a variety of career choices.

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