Sports Turf Management Requirements

Admission Criteria   Technology Requirements   Additional PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS  

Curriculum 

FALL SEMESTER 
  • SSS 100 - Student Success Seminar - 2 Credit Hours
  • HT 111 - Horticulture Science - 2 Credit Hours
  • HT 111L - Horticulture Science Lab - 2 Credit Hours
  • HT 113 - Turf Management - 3 Credit Hours
  • HT 226 - Equipment Operations & Maintenance - 2 Credit Hours
  • HT 226L - Equipment Operations & Maintenance Lab - 1 Credit Hour
  • HT 234 - Pest Management - 3 Credit Hours
SPRING SEMESTER 
  • MATH 100 - College Math - 3 Credit Hours
  • CIS 105 - Introduction to Computers - 3 Credit Hours
  • HT 121 - Herbaceous Landscape Plants - 3 Credit Hours
  • HT 123 - Soils and Nutrition 2 Credit Hours
  • HT 123L - Soils and Nutrition Lab - 1 Credit Hour
  • HT 127 - TurfGrass Chemicals - 2 Credit Hours
  • HT 127L - TurfGrass Chemicals Lab - 1 Credit Hour
  • HT 141 - Turf Management Internship I - 2 Credit Hours 
FALL SEMESTER 
  • COMM REQ - Communications Requirement - 3 Credit Hours
  • HT 112 - Woody Plants - 2 Credit Hours
  • HT 112L - Woody Plants Lab - 2 Credit Hours
  • HT 126 - Irrigation Principles & Practices - 3 Credit Hours
  • HT 142 - Turf Management Internship II - 2 Credit Hours
  • HT 211 - Landscape Construction - 2 Credit Hours
  • HT 211L - Landscape Construction Lab - 2 Credit Hours
SPRING SEMESTER 
  • SS REQ - Social Sciences Requirement - 3 Credit Hours
  • SPCM 101T - Fundamentals of Speech - 3 Credit Hours
  • HT 215 - Foremanship Training - 3 Credit Hours
  • HT 224 - Turf Management in Sports - 3 Credit Hours
  • HT 231 - Arboriculture - 3 Credit Hours
  • HT 240 - Turf Equipment Operations & Maintenance - 2 Credit Hours
  • HT 240L - Turf Equipment Operations & Maintenance Lab - 1 Credit Hour

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Admission Criteria  

  • HS GPA: 1.5 GPA - English grade “C” average
  • GED: 450
  • ACT: 13
  • SAT: 730
  • College GPA: 2.0 GPA - Based on 12+ credits
  • Professional Discretion
If students do not meet one of the above requirements, they are required to take the Next-Generation ACCUPLACER: 
  • Writing: 240
  • Arithmetic: 217

Additional Program Requirements    

Safety Test
At the end of JumpStart, after safety presentations and lab tours, Sports Turf Management students are required to take a Safety Test. The test is administered both on paper and electronically via myTech. Students must achieve a score of 100% before continuing in the program and are not limited in the number of attempts.

Technology Requirements

Southeast Technical College's Sports Turf Management program is a Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOL) program. You may purchase a laptop on your own or from the Southeast Tech Support Center.

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