Measures Best Practices in Military and Veteran Education — Golf Academy of America included on list
Rockville, Maryland (PRWEB) December 08, 2014
Military Advanced Education's 2015 Guide to Colleges & Universities is now available in print and online. The Guide evaluates institutions on their best practices in military/veteran education. A list of participating institutions follows at the end of this release.
Golf Fanatics Looking for an Industry-In Can Now Apply to Golf Academy of America for January 2015 Classes
BIRMINGHAM, ALA. — October 27, 2014 — Golf fanatics and passionate folks looking for an industry-in can now apply to the Golf Academy of America's 2015 spring semester — classes beginning in January. Golf Academy of America, the largest and longest-running two-year golf college in the world offers a comprehensive, 16-month program that prepares graduates for a rewarding career in the golf industry.
"I had a strong level of desire to become involved in the golf industry, I just did not know how to get there," said Golf Academy of America student and Marine Corps Veteran Eric Busto. "I'm graduating very soon. I have a job that's waiting for me. Life couldn't get any better."
Corporate Partnerships Provide Job Awareness, Career Opportunities to Golf Academy of America Graduates
Bridgestone, National Golf Course Owners Association and ClubCorp Among Leading Industry Partners
April 25, 2014 — Birmingham, Ala. — Fewer than three years since graduating from Golf Academy of America, Andrew Capelli has traveled to hundreds of golf courses and analyzed thousands of swings.
Capelli works for Bridgestone Golf. He began as a golf ball fitting technician helping players find the best type of golf ball to fit their swings. Today, his responsibility is much greater as Bridgestone's territory sales manager for western and central New York State.
"It's a fun job — you meet a lot of people and you visit a lot of new sites — and it's very rewarding," said Capelli, a graduate of Golf Academy of America's Myrtle Beach campus. "It's a little bit different than working at a golf course. And there's great opportunity for graduates."
Industry education leader grows from humble beginnings to international prominence
February 17, 2014 — Birmingham, Ala. — The brainchild of a California educator who recognized a void in golf industry education, Golf Academy of America celebrates its remarkable 40-year history in March 2014.
In March 1974, Fred Schwartz founded San Diego Golf Academy with 15 students meeting in a mobile home on the grounds of Whispering Palms Country Club, now Morgan Run Resort.
Forty years later, Golf Academy of America is an industry icon, offering expert PGA instruction and training at five U.S. campuses equipped with the finest instructional facilities. Many of Golf Academy of America's more than 5,000 graduates hold prominent positions throughout the golf industry.