Sports Turf Management (Certificate N0639)

Natural Sciences Division
Certificate N0639

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

Course Prefix Course Name Units
AGOR 24Integrated Pest Management3
AGOR 39Turf Grass Production and Management3
AGOR 40Sports Turf Management3
AGOR 50Soil Science and Management3
AGOR 62Irrigation Principles and Design3
AGOR 63Irrigation Systems Management3
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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