Golf and Sports Turf Management

minor

The Golf and Sports Turf Management minor provides a basic understanding of turfgrass culture and knowledge of the turfgrass industry.

About this Program

Department Information

The Department of Agronomy's vision is to improve and sustain food production while conserving natural resources and promoting healthy and active lives by creating and disseminating knowledge in the plant sciences. The department's mission is to achieve excellence in the science of using plants for food, feed, fuel, fiber and turf, as well as in the management of weed species, through research, teaching, and outreach programs that serve the people of Florida, our nation, and the world.
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352.392.1811

P.O. BOX 110500
3105 MCCARTY HALL B
1676 McCarty Drive
GAINESVILLE FL 32611
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Curriculum

Related Programs

Specific courses within the minor must be approved in writing by the student's advisor and the advisor for the minor at least one semester before graduation.

Required Courses

BOT 2010CIntroductory Botany3
ORH 3222CTurfgrass Culture4
ORH 4223Golf and Sports Turf Management2
ORH 4236COrnamental Landscape Management3
PLS 4601CPrinciples of Weed Science3
or SWS 3022 Introduction to Soils in the Environment
Total Credits15