Every undergraduate student that completes their degree in the Auburn University Department of Horticulture shall obtain the following Student Learning Outcomes:

  1. Communication: Communicate horticultural information or knowledge effectively in written and oral formats.

  2. Horticultural Knowledge: Comprehend the science and art of horticultural practices.

  3. Networking: Develop skills for networking with horticulture industry professionals and consumers of horticultural products.

  4. Practical Skills: Apply practical skills commonly used for horticultural practices. 


Faculty and the departmental Assessment Committee have revised and approved the preceding student learning outcomes to develop a focus for learning throughout all of our classes. This will give students an opportunity to understand the skills and knowledge they will possess upon completing their degree.