Golf Course Management - Concentration of Turfgrass Management Technology

Golf Course Management

Golf Course Management is a concentration under Turfgrass Management Technology which is designed to develop the golf course operations professional.

Students will acquire knowledge and skills which will allow them to apply principles of horticulture, turfgrass management, landscape design, and business organization and administration to golf courses.

Graduates will be qualified to enter careers as assistant superintendents, golf course construction technicians, or specialists in allied areas of turf management including sod production and athletic field management.

Because the use of computers is integral to this curriculum, some courses are delivered in an online format.

This curriculum prepares students for employment in the turf management sector of the green industry as golf course superintendents, assistant golf course superintendents, and golf course construction technicians.

While enrolled in Golf Course Management, students will acquire skills in turfgrass management, business organization, horticulture, and golf course administration. Students will also complete an internship at one of the world-famous golf courses in the Pinehurst, North Carolina area.

Contact Information

Michael Ventola, Coordinator, Associate Professor
202 Little Hall
(910) 695-3941


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