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Turfgrass Major Option

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What you will study

Our popular turfgrass management option focuses on turfgrass production and maintenance for golf courses, sports fields, stadiums, home lawns and business turf. 

This academically rigorous option will also prepare you for graduate school or for a career as an agricultural extension specialist, sales professional or technical industry scientist.

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What can I do with a Major in Turfgrass?

  • Sports Turf Development Management
  • Golf Course Construction & Management
  • Land Use Consulting
  • Weed Science

Find out more careers you can have by visiting our Career Discovery services page.

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Contact

Scott McElroy
Professor
233B Funchess Hall
Auburn Univ, AL 36849
334-844-3992

Beth Guertal
Professor
263 Funchess Hall
Auburn Univ, AL 36849
334-844-3999
guertea@auburn.edu
David Y. Han
Associate Professor & Extension Specialist
252 Funchess Hall
Auburn Univ, AL 36849
334-844-3980

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