Please Note: This degree program is no longer taking new majors. This degree is listed for students that are finishing the program.
This degree prepares students for the commercial floral design industry which encompasses private retail shops, wedding chapels, silk floral establishments and major resort hotels. Typical positions in floral establishments include owner/manager, lead designer, assistant designer or salesperson.
STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES
Appraise and evaluate the basic tasks of a floral designer in a commercial setting by calculating, estimating and justifying market sheets for ordering product for shop needs, and acting as a consultant for weddings, special events and funerals
Assess criteria to select and recommend materials for the construction of floral decor to customer’s preference, using industry standards.
Compose photographic images of floral design.
Demonstrate math, communication, computer technology skills, and other core supervisory/entry level management skills in the floral industry.