Penn State Online Turfgrass Program
Penn State University provides online turfgrass management certificate programs and a bachelor's degree in turfgrass management. Turfgrass courses cover pest management, weed control, disease management and agri-business concepts.
Rutgers Professional Golf Course Turf Management Degree or Certificate Programs
New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey. Two 10-week sessions over two years and one season of supervised field experience, where students apply skills developed in the classroom. Intensive format, concentrating on the technical skills required of superintendents, as well as the leadership skills all successful managers should master.
University of Florida - Gainesville Campus
Research reports, directory of sod growers, and frequently asked questions on FloraDwarf, nematodes, also a turf exam. Department of Environmental Horticulture, IFAS (Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences).
University of Massachusetts - Department of Plant and Soil Sciences
Amherst, Massachusetts, a 4-year program offering Turfgrass Management concentration. The program integrates scientific theory with practical experience, and covers such topics as grass and seed identification, turfgrass culture and physiology, pest control, and equipment maintenance. Graduates find careers as park and golf course superintendents, home lawn care specialists, and as technical representatives for the seed and chemical industries.
Last update:June 12, 2016 at 14:45:06 UTC