National University Golf Academy




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Introductory

Introductory Video

Our introductory video highlights the Academy's mission and the opportunities available to students in this premier learning environment.

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Golf Academy Student Videos

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Who We Are

Who We Are

Experience an educational program that blends academics and sports and prepares you for a future in the world of golf.

What We Offer

What We Offer

Offering certificates, associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in professional golf management, sport and performance psychology and business.

Why Golf?

Why Golf?

Golf is a 76 billion dollar industry. Pursue a career in this exciting industry by becoming a trained golf professional. Be a student of the game™.

Knowledge

Knowledge

Students receive knowledge in key areas such as golf operations and instruction, sport psychology, and business administration.

Make The Game You Love A Career

If you enjoy golf and are considering a career in the golf industry, let the National University Golf Academy give you the necessary tools to be successful both on and off the course.

The Golf Academy, located in the heart of the San Diego golf community, is an innovative golf education program that combines academics with golf at the associate’s, bachelor’s, and master’s degree levels. The Golf Academy offers a professional golf management certificate program, an associate’s degree with a major in Professional Golf Management, a bachelor’s degree in Sport Psychology, and a master’s degree in Performance Psychology. In addition, students earning a Bachelor of Business Administration or a Master of Business Administration from the National University School of Business and Management can complement their degree with a concentration or specialization in Professional Golf Management.

Our courses are available on campus and online providing a flexible course schedule that allows for a full- or part-time internship and time in our state-of-the art Swing Lab program. The program includes:

  • Daily access to the Golf Academy’s home course at Twin Oaks in San Marcos, California
  • Personalized instruction on the range, in the swing lab, and on the golf course
  • Up to three rounds of golf per week
  • An opportunity to compete on the National University Golf Academy golf team

National University Golf Academy students earn their degree from National University, the second-largest private, nonprofit institution of higher education in California, and 12th largest in the United States. National University has been accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) since 1977, the same body which accredits all of the major universities and colleges in California, Hawaii, Guam and the Pacific Basin providing maximum transferability of credits.

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Instructional Videos

Instructional Videos

View videos that feature expert advice from the National University Golf Academy’s nationally recognized instructors.