Welcome to College Confidential!

The leading college-bound community on the web

Sign Up For Free

Join for FREE, and start talking with other members, weighing in on community discussions, and more.

Also, by registering and logging in you'll see fewer ads and pesky welcome messages (like this one!)

As a CC member, you can:

  • Reply to threads, and start your own.
  • Post reviews of your campus visits.
  • Find hundreds of pages of informative articles.
  • Search from over 3 million scholarships.

Online Certificate Programs credible for employment and worth time and money?

wayway101wayway101 Registered User Posts: 1 New Member
edited October 2018 in Online Degrees
I have completed 3 years worth of a counseling degree. I am not confident that this is the way I want to go anymore. I am interested in horticulture, botany, and possibly turf management if I can find a good place of employment. I am looking at an online certificate of horticulture through the University of Illinois. Do you think that green houses, horticulture operations or lawn services will be more likely to hire me based on this certificate? Is it worth the time and money? I may want to further the degree but am just wanting to get an entry level position before I pursue anything further. Thanks.
Sign In or Register to comment.