Turfgrass Management Technology
An Associate in Applied Science in Turfgrass Management Technology (A15420) is awarded by Central Piedmont Community College upon completion of this program. We also offer a certificate in Turfgrass Management Technology (C15420-C1).
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. Course work includes turfgrass management, irrigation, ornamental horticulture, soil science, entomology and 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 be prepared to take the North Carolina Pesticide Applicator’s Examination.
Students, Alumni and Friends
- The Turf Club keeps members and friends informed about upcoming activities.
- Industry can Post Jobs and share information.
- Find out about Financial Aid and Scholarship opportunities.
- Take courses to update your workplace knowledge or obtain your NC State Pesticide License and certification renewal credits.
For more information please contact John Holmes John.Holmes@cpcc.edu or 704.330.4827.
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