Sports Turf Management

Natural Sciences Division
Certificate L0112

This certificate program is designed to provide skills required for students interested in employment at golf courses, race tracks, athletic fields and stadiums, and other high use turf areas. All courses are applicable for degree requirements in Ornamental Horticulture, Park and Sports Turf Management, Equipment Technology, and Integrated Pest Management.

Required Courses

AGOR 24Integrated Pest Management 3
AGOR 39Turf Grass Production and Management 3
AGOR 40Sports Turf Management 3
AGOR 50Soil Science and Management 3
AGOR 62Irrigation Principles and Design 3
AGOR 63Irrigation Systems Management 3
Total Units18

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Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, a student will:

  • Be able to formulate and propose an all-inclusive management program for a sports turf area.
  • Demonstrate professional conduct in the industry.
  • Be able to give a professional quality oral presentation.

    Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.
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