Floral Design Entrepreneur Career Major - Overview

Floral Design Entrepreneur

Campus
Metro Career Academy
(Springlake Campus)
Career Major Length
1025 hours
Who Can Enroll
MCA Students, Others with approval from the Chief Officer, Guidance and Academic Services.
Schedule
M-F 7:30-10:30A &/or 11:30A-2:20P
Fees
In-State Tuition:
$2,563.00
Out-of-State Tuition:
$6,663.00
Average Oklahoma Salary
Dependent upon the success of the business.

This major address the skills needed to be a successful floral designer, as well as manage/own a retail floral business. Students will apply the leadership and business skills needed to succeed in the floriculture industry.

MCA students and others with approval from the Chief Officer, Guidance and Academic Services are able to enroll in this program..

Career Major Length
1025.00Total Hours
Course Title
Hours
Basic Techniques and Styles
105.00
Introduction to Computers and Applications-Horticulture
45.00
Floral Industry
30.00
Principles of Horticulture
30.00
Agricultural Plants
60.00
Flowers and Foliage and Cut Flowers
75.00
Theory and Design
300.00
Retail Flower Shop
200.00
Price Structuring
60.00
Floral Processing and Conditioning
30.00
Workforce Staging for Floral Design Entrepreneur
60.00
Insect Collection and Identification
30.00

Helpful Attributes and Abilities

  • Reading and math skills at the 8th grade level or above
  • Some background in biology
  • Good eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity
  • Good physical and mental health
  • Be able to work under extreme weather conditions
  • An ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Dependability
  • Organizational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to take directions from others
  • Positive attitude
  • Self-motivated
  • Desire to succeed
  • Keyboarding skills

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