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Floral Design

Begin an exciting and creative career designing professional floral arrangements for a variety of events.

Learn everything from simple to modern arrangements using a wide assortment of materials. Harford Community College's experienced instructors cover the many types or flowers, styles and arrangements and displays. Once you complete the introductory class, the remaining courses may be taken in any order.

Program Overview

CREDENTIAL EARNED
Floral Design Certificate

NO. OF COURSES
8 courses:
5 required, 3 elective

TIME TO COMPLETE
varies

REQUIREMENTS
Must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED®

 

Courses

Required Courses

  • Introduction to Floral Design
  • Floral Design, Advanced
  • Wedding Design
  • Sympathy Design
  • Contemporary Floral Design

Elective Courses (Must Complete 3)

  • Everlasting Flowers
  • Holiday Flowers
  • Flowers to Wear
  • Summer Wildflowers
  • Retail Flower Shop

What can I do when I complete this program?

Students completing this program may work as a florist, a floral designer, or start their own business.

Potential Careers

Florists in Maryland earn an average annual salary of $33,260*.

*Completion of this course does not guarantee this salary.