Horticulture Careers / Horticulture Jobs
Horticultural Science is a field with expanding opportunities as a student and professional. Please take a few moments to learn some interesting facts about our department, culture, careers and salaries.
Horticulturalists have many great career opportunities due to the range of inter-related studies and its human impact. Horticultural Science encompasses all the core sciences - biology, geology, physics, mathematics, chemistry, related sciences and technology.
North Carolina's horticulture industry is thriving with potential employers. The North Carolina horticulture industry covers food and non-food related sectors with work as instructors, advisors, growers, landscape designers and researchers amongst others.
Horticulturalists are needed nationally and cover many industries. Below are a few house-hold names that employ horticultural scientists.
Horticultural Science industry covers marketing, education, healthcare and commerce that provide vital contributions to society. Learn about the variety of horticultural employer industries.
More Horticulture Career Resources
Department of Horticultural Science - Positions Available
Horticultural Science - Endowments and Scholarships
- D. Mason Pharr Horticultural Science Graduate Student Association Seminar Endowment
- Douglas C. and Ellen J. Sanders Horticulture Research Endowment
- Thomas J. and Virginia S. Monaco Horticultural Science Graduate Fellowship Endowment for Diversity
NC State Job Opportunities
Plant Breeding Survey
- Plant Breeding Survey (number of students being trained)