Citywide Certificate

Citywide Certificate in Urban Agriculture

The Citywide Certificate program is a comprehensive urban agriculture training program grounded in food justice. Our courses focus on a wide range of topics from social justice issues, to urban planting techniques, to grassroots community organizing. Through engaging, site-based education, Farm School classes offer comprehensive professional training in urban agriculture and cultivate future leaders in NYC's food justice movement.

Our curriculum consists of four main parts, completed over two years:


Part 1: Complete 12 core courses to provide a foundation in urban agriculture and food justice

Part 2: Focus your path through advanced coursework in your second year

Part 3: Hands on skills with an apprenticeship in your chosen focus area

Part 4: 25 volunteer hours

For program details, requirements, and costs, view our 2019 APPLICATION GUIDE.


Have some questions?  Check out our FAQ page.