BABA General Studies Specialization: Golf & Sports Turf Management

The Golf & Sports Turf Management (TSC) area of specialization is designed to provide a basic understanding of turfgrass culture and knowledge of the Golf & Sports Turf industry. For career information visit the UF Career Connections Center.


Students are required to have a minimum of four classes totaling 12 hours from any of the 3000-4000 level courses listed below and maintain a minimum 2.0 area of specialization GPA. Be sure to check course prerequisite requirements. Visit the Undergraduate Catalog Courses page to find more details for each course.

  • ORH 3222C Turfgrass Culture
  • ORH 4223 Golf and Sports Turf Management
  • ORH 4236C Ornamental Landscape Mgmt
  • BOT 2010C Introductory Botany
  • PLS 4601C Principles of Weed Science
  • SWS 3022 Introduction to Soils in the Environment

Contact Information

You are always welcome to meet with an advisor in the Heavener School of Business, however, advising specifically related to Golf & Sports Turf Management is available through the Environmental Horticulture department in the College of Agricultural & Life Sciences. For registration, scheduling, and area-specific questions, please contact:

Danae Perry
(352) 273-4573
1137 Fifield Hall

Minor Option

A minor is available in this area of specialization. To complete the minor students must earn 15 credit hours with a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA. You can find out more about the Golf and Sports Turf Management minor in the Undergraduate Catalog.