Turfgrass Science Major
The Turfgrass Science major provides an integrated program of study that includes basic and applied sciences, business management courses, and an internship to prepare students for careers in turfgrass management and related areas.
By carefully selecting supporting courses and electives, turfgrass science students can adapt the program to meet a variety of professional interests and educational needs. Employment opportunities in turfgrass science include golf course maintenance, sod production, sales and service, athletic field maintenance, and research technician. With appropriate selection of science courses, turfgrass science students can prepare for graduate study leading to careers in teaching, research and extension.
For the B.S. degree in Turfgrass Science, a minimum of 120 credits is required.