Turfgrass Management Associate in Science

The Associate of Science in Turfgrass Management provides instruction in the designing, construction, and maintenance of landscapes, management of large turf areas, with an emphasis on the management of golf course turf. Career opportunities in turfgrass management include golf course management, landscape management and construction, pest control, sales of fertilizer and horticultural supplies, irrigation equipment supply and sales. Also included is preparation for the State Certificate for Pesticide Application.

Semester 1

Course Code Title Units
AGEH 001 Horticulture 
AGEH 001L Horticulture Laboratory 1
AGEH 004 Turfgrass Management 2
AGEH 004L Turfgrass Management Laboratory 1
ENG 001A English Composition 4
KINE Kinesiology Activity 1

Semester 2

Course Code Title Units
AGEH 016 Arboriculture 2
AGEH 024 Advanced Turfgrass Management 3
AGEH 027 Turfgrass & Landscape Pest Management 3
MATH 049 Intermediate Algebra or any math course from COD GE Area C4B 3-4
COD GE Area C1 Natural Sciences 3


Course Code Title Units
COD GE Area C2 Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
COD GE Area C3 Arts, Humanities and Culture 3

Semester 3

Course Code Title Units
AGBU 059A Leadership 1
AGEH 008 Landscape Management 3
AGEH 030 Landscape Equipment 2
AGEH 046 Landscape Irrigation Systems 2
AGEH 046L Landscape Irrigation Systems Lab 1
COD GE Area C5 Personal Growth and Development 3
KINE Kinesiology Activity  1

Semester 4

Course Code Title Units
AGBU 059B Careers 1
AGEH 095A Environmental Horticulture Turfgrass Work Experience 2
AGPS 001 Soils & Plant Nutrition 4
AGPS 032 Pesticide Laws & Regulations 2
  Major Electives 6

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Major Electives List