National University Golf Academy




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Careers in Golf

A Career that Fits You to a Tee

No longer just a popular pastime, golf is a 76 billion dollar industry. Earning a degree from the National University Golf Academy will prepare you for the endless opportunities in the golf industry.

The types of positions in the golf industry range from jobs that support golf course operations to manufacturing and sales of equipment and merchandise.

  • General Manager
  • Director of Golf
  • Director of Instruction
  • Head Golf Professional
  • Assistant Golf Professional
  • Golf Clinician/Instructor
  • College/High School Golf Coach
  • Merchandising Manager
  • Equipment Sales and Marketing
  • Apparel Sales and Marketing
  • Food and Beverage Manager
  • Golf Course Superintendent
  • Tournament Director
  • Rules Official

With more than 32,000 golf courses in 119 countries around the world, the golf industry is estimated to generate $76 billion annually. North America alone is home to more than 19,000 golf courses and 25 million golfers. California has a particularly strong foothold in the golf industry with almost 80 percent of its golfers frequenting courses within 20 minutes of their homes. Get started on your degree today from National University Golf Academy and ignite your passion into a career.

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National University Golf Academy is a part of National University.