Golf Course and Country Club Management

Golf Course and Country Club Management Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 66
Enrollment Status: Full-time or part-time
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

The Golf Course and Country Club Management program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.

Part-time students, visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

2016–2017 Suggested Sequence of Study and Course Cost

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

Semester 1
AGH112 Introduction to Turfgrass Management 3 $505.50
HCM608 Introduction to Hospitality 3 $505.50
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $505.50
MAT156 Statistics -OR- 3 $505.50
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts 3 $505.50
MGT101 Principles of Management 3 $505.50
MGT222 Golf Club Operations 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 15
Semester 2
AGA284 Pesticide Application Certification * 3 $551.50
AGH425 Grounds Maintenance ** 3 $505.50
BUS905 Golf Course Internship ** 1 $168.50
HCM242 Event Planning and Customer Service * 2 $337.00
HCM309 Hospitality Safety and Sanitation 3 $670.50
HCM602 Introduction to Food and Bar Operations * 3 $505.50
SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 18

* Meets first 8 weeks.
** Meets second 8 weeks.

Semester 3 – Summer
BUS905 Golf Course Internship 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 3

The Golf Course Internship will meet for 12 weeks.

Semester 4
AGH161 Irrigation Systems 3 $505.50
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3 $505.50
ENG105 Composition I 3 $505.50
MKT110 Principles of Marketing -OR- 3 $505.50
MKT198 Sports Marketing 3 $505.50
Electives 5  

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Total Credits 14
Semester 5
ACC131 Principles of Accounting I -OR- 4 $674.00
ACC115 Introduction to Accounting 4 $674.00
MGT170 Human Resource Management 3 $505.50
PSY111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3 $505.50
SOC110 Introduction to Sociology -OR- 3 $505.50
PSY102 Human and Work Relations 3 $505.50
Elective 3  
Elective 3  

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Total Credits 16
Electives
AGA376 Integrated Pest Management 3 $505.50
AGH140 Equipment Operations 2 $337.00
AGH142 Landscape Construction 3 $530.50
AGH143 Equipment Repair 3 $520.50
AGH211 Advanced Turfgrass Management 3 $540.50
BUS102 Introduction to Business 3 $505.50
BUS180 Business Ethics 3 $505.50
BUS183 Business Law 3 $505.50
MGT110 Small Business Management 3 $505.50
MGT210 Management Decision Making 3 $505.50
MKT140 Principles of Selling 3 $505.50
MKT142 Consumer Behavior 3 $505.50
MKT152 Advertising and Visual Merchandising 3 $505.50
MMS117 Social Media for Business 3 $505.50

Course Cost Calculation:
2016–2017 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Cindi Clark
Black Hawk Hall 101
319-296-4021
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Program Advisor

Dave Westley
Black Hawk Hall 116
319-296-2329 ext.1210
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Dean

Bryan Renfro
Black Hawk Hall 102
319-296-4427
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