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Turf Management Career

stadiumturf upclosesodSo you love sports and enjoy spending time in the outdoors, well a career in turfgrass management may be the career choice for you! The program addresses various aspects of the profession through courses which provide theoretical knowledge and technical skills including special problem research opportunities. You will also participate in an internship to obtain further practical experience. The turfgrass option can prepare you for immediate employment or graduate school. Printable Brochure and video

Where do you see yourself?

  •   Athletic Field Manager
  •   Golf Course Superintendent
  •   Turf or Sod Sales
  •   Extension Specialist
  •   Stadium Groundskeeper
  •   Turf and Grounds Manager
  •   Garden Center Manager
  •   Fertilizer Sales
  •   Consultant
  •   Home & Commercial Lawn Care Provider
  •   Research Director/Development
  •   Sod Farm Manager
  •   Turf Specialist

We Have a place for you!

Turf Management
Provides the training for production and management of turfgrass on golf courses, parks, athletic fields, home landscapes, airports and along highways with opportunities to minor in Soil Sciences or Pest Management.

Horticultural Business
Prepares you for entry into a horticultural business enterprise with a choice between three built-in minors: Agricultural Economics, Entrepreneurship or General Business.

Horticultural Science
Learn both the "why" and "how" of horticultural science, including topics such as genetics, plant physiology and plant growth and development.

Public Horticulture
Emphasizes the design, installation and management of horticultural plantings and organization management for public spaces such as arboreta, botanical gardens and zoos. A second specialization focuses on urban horticulture.

www.hortla.okstate.edu
358 AG Hall
Stillwater, OK 74078
405-744-5414

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