Turf Management

Turf Management offers training for a wide variety of industries from golf courses to sports fields to parks departments with a focus on environmental awareness and appreciation. The study of turf management includes: turfgrass application, installation and management; equipment operation and maintenance; and irrigation system installation. Students in the program have the opportunity to participate in a work experience as part of the program to gain relevant hands-on and field experience to prepare for the industry. The program can be completed fully or partially online depending on student learning preference. The Turf Management curriculum is reviewed by an advisory board composed of local and regional industry members.

Career Opportunities

    • Assistant Golf Course Superintendents
    • Assistant Sports Turf Managers
    • Landscape Maintenance and Construction Crew Supervisors
    • Parks Department Grounds Keepers
    • School District Grounds Keepers
    • Turf Technicians


Kim Hamann

(509) 527-4262