Not ready to give up on the college experience? Here’s a list of colleges and universities which offer 2- and 4-year degrees in arboriculture, urban forestry and other programs which will prepare you for a career in arboriculture. This list is updated periodically, so if you don’t see a school near you, be sure to check back. If you have a question about this list, please contact us.

This list is limited to institutions with programs that offer a degree, certificate, or formal concentration in Arboriculture, Horticulture, or Urban Forestry known to TCIA at the time of publication. If you believe that your institution belongs on this list, please contact us.

TCIA training programs, manuals, and books are being used by a growing number of institutions as course curriculum and resource materials. Find out how to incorporate TCIA training programs, manuals, and books into your courses please contact us.

* Schools that use Tree Care Industry Association training programs and books.

School Address City
Alabama A & M University 4900 Meridian St N Huntsville
Auburn University School of Forestry and Wildlife 602 Duncan Drive Auburn University
Coastal Alabama Community College 1900 Highway 31 South Bay Minette
Coastal Alabama Community College Monroeville (name changed) 2800 South Alabama Ave Monroeville
Escambia Career Readiness Center 2824 Pea Ridge Road Brewton
King Career Center Dept. of Horticulture & Landscape Design Anchorage
Lurleen B. Wallace Community College 1000 Dannelly Blvd. Andalusia
University Arkansas 346 University Ct Monticello
American River College 4700 College Oak Drive Sacramento
Bakersfield College 1801 Panorama Dr Bakersfield
Cabrillo College 6500 Soquel Drive Aptos
California Poly State University 212 Administration Building San Luis Obispo
College of the Desert 43-500 Monterey Avenue Palm Desert
College of the Redwoods 7351 Tompkins Hill Road Eureka
College of the Sequoia 915 S Mooney Blvd. Visalia
Columbia College 11600 Columbia College Drive Sonora
Cosumnes River College 8401 Center Parkway Sacramento
Diablo Valley College 321 Golf Club Road Pleasant Hill
Fullerton College 321 E Chapman Avenue Fullerton
Long Beach City College 1305 E Pacific Coast Hwy Long Beach
Merced College 3600 M Street Merced
Modesto Junior College 435 College Ave. Modesto
Merritt College 12500 Campus Dr Oakland
Mt. San Antonio College 1100 N Grand Ave. Walnut
Orange Coast College 2701 Fairview Road Costa Mesa
Saddleback College 28000 Marguerite Parkway Mission Viejo
Santa Rosa Junior College 1501 Mendocino Avenue Santa Rosa
Shasta College 11555 Old Oregon Trail Building 4500 Redding
Solano Community College 4000 Suisun Valley Road Fairfield
Reedley College 995 N Reed Ave. Reedley
University of California Berkeley Dept. of Environmental Science, Policy & Berkeley
University of Cal Riverside 900 University Ave, 4121 Batchelor Hall Riverside
Colorado State University Forest Rangeland & Watershed Stewardship Fort Collins
Front Range Community College 3645 W 112th Ave Westminster
Northeastern Jr College 100 College Ave Sterling
Naugautuck Valley Community College 750 Chase Pkwy Waterbury
Del Tech Community College Owens Campus 21179 College Drive Georgetown
University of Delaware 28 New London Rd Newark
University of Deleware College of Agriculture & Natural Resources 531 South College Ave Newark
Florida A & M University Perry-Paige Building, Room 217 South Tallahassee
Florida Gateway College 149 SE College Place Lake City
Miami Dade College 300 NE 2nd Avenue Miami
Palm Beach Community College 4200 Congress Avenue Lake Worth
South Florida State College 600 W College Drive Avon Park
University of Florida Environmental Horticulture Gainesville
Valencia College 190 South Orange Avenue Orlando
Abraham Baldwin Agri College 2802 Moore Highway Tifton
Augusta Technical College Dept. of Environmental Horticulture Augusta
Chattahoochee Technical College 980 South Cobb Drive Marietta
Gwinnett Technical College 5150 Sugarloaf Pkwy Lawrenceville
Lanier Technical College 2990 Landrum Education Drive Oakwood
University of Georgia 1111 Plant Science Building Athens
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Dept. of Horticulture Valdosta
University of Hawaii Honlulu (Oahu)
Brigham Young University – Idaho 525 S. Center Street Rexburg
College of Southern Idaho Dept. of Horticulture Twin Falls
College of Western Idaho Dept. of Horticulture Technology Nampa
North Idaho College Dept. of Forestry Coeur D Alene
University of Idaho Arboriculture & Urban Landscape Ecology Moscow
College of Lake County 19351 West Washington Street Grayslake
College of DuPage 425 Fawell Blvd Glen Ellyn
Illinois Central College Horticulture East Peoria
Illinois Valley Community College 815 North Orlando Smith Ave. Oglesby
Joliet Junior College Dept. of Horticulture Joliet
Parkland College 2400 West Bradley Ave B115 Champaign
Southern Illinois University Department of Forestry -4411 Carbondale
Triton College 2000 Fifth Avenue River Grove
Western Illinois University School of Agriculture Macomb
Purdue University Dept. of Forestry/Natural Resources 195 Marsteller St, West Lafayette
* Vincennes University 1002 North First Street Vincennes
Iowa State University 10 Insectary Ames
North Iowa Area Community College 500 College Drive Mason City
Kansas State University – Dept of Horticulture, Forestryort) 2021 Throckmorton Plant Science Center Manhattan
UK Dept of Horticulture N-318 Ag Science Lexington
Delgado Community College Dept. of Horticulture Technology New Orleans
LA State Univ Baton Rouge 101 Martin Woodin Hall Baton Rouge
Southern Maine Community College South Portland Campus South Portland
Unity College 90 Quaker Hill Road Unity
University of Maine School of Forest Resources 5755 Nuting Hall Room 201b Orono
Cape Cod Community College 2240 Iyannough Road West Barnstable
North Shore Community College 1 Ferncroft Rd Danvers
Springfield Technical Community College One Amory Square Springfield
UMass Amherst Stockbridge School Natural Resources Conservation Dept. Amherst
* Allegany College of Maryland 12401 Willowbrook Rd Cumberland
* Community College of Baltimore County Continuing Education & Workforce Dev Baltimore
Howard Community College 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway Columbia
* University of Maryland Urban Forestry and Hort Dept. of Plant Science & Landscape Archt College Park
Andrews University Dept of Agriculture Smith Hall Berrien Springs
Gogebic Community College E-4946 Jackson Road Ironwood
Oakland Community College 853 Oak Tree Ln Lapeer
Michigan State University 126 Natural Resources East Lansing
Michigan Tech School of Forestry 1400 Townsend Drive Houghton
College of the Ozarks PO Box 17 Point Lookout
St. Louis Community College 300 South Broadway St. Louis
Missouri State University 9740 Red Spring Road Mountain Grove
Anoka Hennepin Tech College Dept of Horticulture 1355 West Highway 10 Anoka
Century College 3300 Century Ave. North White Bear Lake
Hennepin Technical College 9000 Brooklyn Blvd. Brooklyn Park
Integrated Arts Academy 11 Peavey Rd Chaska
Itasca Community College 1851 East Highway 169 Grand Rapids
Minnesota West Community & Technical College Dept. of Forestry & Natural Resources Worthington
Rochester Community & Technical College Horticulture Program Rochester
University of Minnesota Food, Agricultural & Natural Resources Saint Paul
Holmes Community College Forest Technology Grenada
Itawamba Community College Forest Technology Fulton
Mississippi State University Department of Forestry Mississippi State
Flathead Valley Community College Natural Resources Kalispell
Salish Kootenai College Forestry Pablo
The University of Montana College of Forestry and Conservation Missoula
Metropolitan Community College PO Box 3777 Omaha
Northeast Community College 801 E Benjamin Avenue Norfolk
University of Nebraska At Omaha 6001 Dodge St Omaha
Western Nebraska Community College Forestry/Wildlife Management Scottsbluff
New Hampshire    
University of New Hampshire 114 James Hall Durham
New York    
Bronx Community College 2155 University Avenue Bronx
Cornell University Department of Plant Science Urban Horticulture Institute Ithaca
Farmingdale State College – SUNY General Horticulture Farmingdale
Finger Lakes Community College 4355 Lakeshore Drive Canandaigua
Morrisville State College School of Agriculture & Natural Resource Morrisville
Niagara County Community College 3111 Saunders Settlement Road Sanborn
Paul Smiths College of Arts & Science Routes 86 & 30 Paul Smiths
State University of New York, College of Environmenal Science & Forestryestry 317 Bray Hall Syracuse
SUNY Farmingdale State University 2350 Broadhollow Rd Farmingdale
SUNY Cobleskill State Route 7 Cobleskill
SUNY College of Technology at Delhi 2 Main Street Delhi
SUNY ESF 1 Forestry Drive Syracuse
New Mexico    
New Mexico Highlands University Dept of Natural Resources Management Las Vegas
New Mexico State University Dept of Plant & Environmental Science Las Cruces
San Juan College Horticulture Farmington
New Jersey    
Cumberland County College 3322 College Drive Vineland
Mercer County Community College 1200 Old Trenton Road West Windsor
Rutgers University Cook College – OCPE Ecology, Evolution & Natural Resources New Brunswick
North Carolina    
* Alamance Community College PO Box 8000 Graham
Blue Ridge Community College – NC Horticulture Technology Flat Rock
Catawba Valley Community College 2550 US Highway 70 SE Hickory
* Central Piedmont Community College PO Box 35009 Charlotte
Forsyth Technical Community College 2100 Silas Creek Parkway Winston-Salem
Haywood Community College Horticulture Technology Clyde
Mayland Community College Horticulture Technology Spruce Pine
Montgomery Community College 1011 Page Street Troy
North Carolina State University Dept of Horticulture Science Raleigh
Warren Wilson College Wwc-Cpo #6016 Asheville
Western Piedmont Community College 1001 Burkemont Avenue Morganton
Wilkes Community College 1328 South Collegiate Drive Wilkesboro
Cincinnati State Tech Community College LH 3520 Central Parkway Cincinnati
Clark State Community College Sara T. Landess Tech Ctr Springfield
Columbus State Community College 550 E Spring St Columbus
* Cuyahoga Community College Eastern Campus Highland Hills
Hocking College 3301 Hocking Pkwy Nelsonville
Kent State University Urban Forestry Salem Campus Salem
Ohio State U Agri Tech (also have env. Hort) 1328 Dover Road Halterman Hall Wooster
Owens Community College 30335 Oregon Road Perrysburg
Chemeketa Community College 4000 Lancaster Drive NE Salem
* Clackamas Community College 19600 South Molalla Avenue Oregon City
Oregon State University, College of Forestry also have Env. Hort program 140 Peavy Hall Corvallis
Eastern Oklahoma State College 1301 West Main Wilburton
Oklahoma State University Div. of Agricultural Sciences Stillwater
Bidwell Training Center 1815 Metropolitan Street Pittsburgh
Central PA Institute of Science & Technology High School 540 North Harrison Road Pleasant Gap
Dauphin County Technical School 6001 Locust Lane Harrisburg
Delaware Valley College Natural Resources & Biosystems Mgmt Doylestown
Penn Foster Career School 925 Oak Street Scranton
Pennsylvania College of Technology 1 College Ave Williamsport
Penn State Mont Alto 1 Campus Dr Mont Alto
Pennsylvania State University Dept. of Agricultural & Biological Engin University Park
Temple University 1009 W Montgomery Ave Philadelphia
Westmoreland County Community College 145 Pavilion Lane Youngwood
Williamson Free School of Mechanical Trades 106 S New Middletown Rd Media
Rhode Island
University of Rhode Island Department of Plant Sciences Kingston
South Carolina    
Clemson University 101 Barre Hall Clemson
Horry Georgetown Tech College 2050 Hwy 501 Conway
Piedmont Technical College PO Box 1467 Greenwood
Spartanburg Tech College PO Box 4386 Spartanburg
South Dakota    
South Dakota State University PO Box 2207A Brookings
Southeast Technical Institute 2320 N Career Avenue Sioux Falls
Hiwassee College Forestry Technology Madisonville
Tennessee Tech University 1 William L Jones Dr South Hall 145 Cookeville
University of Tennessee 2431 Joe Johnson Dr Knoxville
Walters State Community College 500 South Davy Crockett Parkway Morristown
Houston Community College 3100 Main Street Houston
Palo Alto College 1400 W Villaret Blvd. San Antonio
Stephen Austin State University Arthur Temple College of Forestry Broaddus
Tarrant County College 1500 Houston Street Fort Worth
Texas A & M University Dept of Ecosystem Science & Mgmt College Station
Western Texas College 6200 College Avenue Snyder
Brigham Young University 267 Widb Provo
Utah State University College of Natural Resources 5200 Old Main Hill Logan
Dabney S. Lancaster Community College PO Box 1000 Clifton Forge
Mountain Empire Community College 3441 Mountain Empire Road Big Stone Gap
Northern Virginia Community College 1000 Harry Flood Byrd Highway Sterling
Reynolds Community College Horticulture Richmond
* Tidewater Community College 1428 Cedar Road Chesapeake
Virginia Tech 228-B Cheatham Hall Blacksburg
* River Valley Technical Center 307 South St Springfield
Vermont Tech Landscape Design & Sustainable Horticult Randolph Center
University of Vermont 63 Carrigan Dr Rm 215 Burlington
Edmonds Community College 20000 68th Ave W Lynnwood
Grays Harbor College 1620 Edward P Smith Drive Aberdeen
Spokane Community College 1810 N Greene Street Spokane
Tacoma Community College 6501 S 19th Street Tacoma
University of Washington School of Forest Resources PO Box 3521000 Seattle
Washington State University-Pullman Dept of Natural Resource Sciences Pullman
* Gateway Technical College 3520 30th Avenue Kenosha
Mid-State Technical College 500 32nd St North Wisconsin Rapids
* Milwaukee Area Tech College 5555 W Highland Rd Mequon
* University of Wisconsin 800 Reserve Street Stevens Point
University of Wisconsin Dept of Horticulture Madison
University of Wisconsin River Falls 410 S. 3rd Street, 310 Ag Science Bldg River Falls
Western Technical College 400 7th St. N La Crosse
West Virginia    
Potomac State College 101 Fort Avenue Keyser
West Virginia University 1170 Agricultural Sciences Morgantown
Ontario, Canada    
Humber College North Campus 205 Humber College Blvd Toronto