A Golf School for the Business of Golf

There's a lot more to the golf industry than what happens on the course. The golf industry is a $76 billion industry with nearly 2 million employees. For golf businesses, it's a constant challenge to stimulate growth and profitability each year, and the industry demands innovation when it comes to advancing the business areas of golf, including:

  • Course and Property Management
  • Product Sales and Marketing
  • Food and Beverage Operations
  • Golf Retail Management
  • Tourism Promotion
  • Tournament Administration & Operations
Business Education

Applied Business & General Education Courses*

The education at Golf Academy of America is designed to prepare students to become trained golf professionals as well as knowledgeable business leaders, instilled with an entrepreneurial spirit that they carry with them throughout their careers.

Students develop a strong working knowledge of marketing, finance, management and many other areas of business through applied business courses*, which include:

  • Fundamentals of Business Management
  • Marketing, Advertising, Promotions & Sales
  • Elementary Accounting
  • Business Writing
  • Verbal Communication Skills
  • Computer Applications
  • Business Law
  • Financial Management
  • Essentials of Food Service Management
  • Managing Outside Operations of Golf Facility

*Not intended to be a complete list of classes. Class titles subject to change. Not all classes required for graduation. Refer to the current academic catalog for official information regarding curricula.

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