education2Pennsylvania State University
University Park, College of Agricultural Sciences

Bachelor of Science in Turfgrass Science

Information on the Turfgrass Science Program at PSU:
Professor A.J. Turgeon, Program Coordinator (Turf)

This major provides an integrated program of study that includes basic and applied sciences, business management courses and an internship to prepare students for careers in turfgrass management and related areas.  By carefully selecting supporting courses and electives, students can adapt the program to meet a variety of professional interests and educational needs.

Employment opportunities include golf course maintenance, professional lawn care, grounds maintenance, sod production, sales and services, athletic field maintenance, and research technician.

To learn more about the Penn State Turfgrass Science Program, please visit the Penn State Website at

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