•  Agriculture

Agriculture Mechanics

  • The Agricultural Mechanics pathway prepares students for careers related to the construction, operation, and maintenance of equipment used by the agriculture industry. 

    Ag Mechanics

Ornamental Horticulture

  • The Ornamental Horticulture pathway prepares students for careers in the nursery, landscaping, and floral industries. Topics include plant identification, plant physiology, soil science, plant reproduction, nursery production, and floriculture, as well as landscaping design, installation, and maintenance.

    Horticulture

Agriscience

  • The Agriscience pathway helps students acquire a broad understanding of a variety of agricultural areas, develop an awareness of the many career opportunities in agriculture, participate in occupationally relevant experiences, and work cooperatively with a group to develop and expand leadership abilities.

     

Pathway Offered At:

    • Norte Vista High School

Quick Facts

    • 22,731 companies operate in the agriculture sector within California alone.

    • Agriculture accounts for over 1.5 million jobs in California.

    • The agriculture sector generated over $69.7 billion in revenue in 2010.

    source:Economic & Workforce Development

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