Synopsis: Work towards your dream job in turf by completing the Two-Year Certificate Program. Attend two 10-week classroom/field training sessions, work during the months in between, then leave with the skills, confidence and resume to help you earn a higher salary.
Start Time: Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:00 AM
End Time: Wednesday, January 3, 2018 3:00 PM
Location: Cook Campus Wide
Address: No Street Address
Campus: George H. Cook
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Professional Golf Turf Management School
Category: Workshop, Course
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Contact Name: Fran Koppell
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7471
Additional Information:

Make the Rutgers Professional Golf Turf Management School your next step to career success. Benefits of our program include:

  • Convenient Schedule: Minimize your time away from work and home by attending two 10-week semesters, sandwiched around a paid golf course internship / job of up to 9 months.
  • Practical Content: Developed to help you more effectively manage the challenges faced on your golf course, our curriculum covers the essentials of turf and soil science, plant materials, irrigation technology, golf course construction and leadership skills of successful superintendents.
  • Financial Aid: To make our program more affordable, Rutgers offers one of the richest pools of scholarship opportunities in the country. We can also help you secure government-backed student loans.
  • Hands-On Training: Through multiple field visits, hands-on activities and plenty of practice, our Professional Golf Turf Management School provides a ruthlessly practical educational experience.
  • Top Faculty: Receive personalized attention from many of the turf industry's most respected instructors. Learn from superintendents, plant diagnostic specialists, irrigation and turf consultants, as well as world-renowned Rutgers faculty from the Center for Turfgrass Science.
  • International Networking: Connect worldwide with thousands of turf industry professionals. Your instructors, classmates and Rutgers alumni will provide job referrals and technical advice throughout your career.
Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public