Turfgrass Management Technology
The Turfgrass Management Technology curriculum is designed to provide skills necessary to perform duties related to management of golf courses, sports fields, lawn care, irrigation design, and sod production. Coursework includes turfgrass management, irrigation, ornamental horticulture, soil science, entomology, plant pathology, as well as courses in communications, computers, and the social sciences.
Graduates should qualify for employment at golf courses, local, state, and national parks, sports complexes, highway vegetation and turf maintenance companies, and private and public gardens. Graduates should also be prepared to take the examination for the North Carolina pesticide licenses, N.C. Certified Plantsman, and N.C. Landscape Contractors’ Registration Board License. A diploma and certificate are also available in Turfgrass Management, as well as several other certificate options.
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Turfgrass Management Technology, AAS | A15420
Turfgrass Management Technology, Diploma | A15420 D1
Turfgrass Management Technology, Certificate | 15420 C1
Landscape Design Certificate | 15420 C2
Landscape Maintenance Certificate | 15420 C3
Sports Turf Certificate | A15420 C5