National University Golf Academy




Our Programs

Be A Student of The Game™ – On the Course and in the Classroom

As a student at the National University Golf Academy, you will develop your golf skills while earning a degree in Professional Golf Management, Sport Psychology, Performance Psychology or Business. You will also begin to develop your network within the golf industry through your fellow students, faculty, golf instructors and internship program.

Golf Education Programs at the National University Golf Academy include:

Certificate Programs
Certificate in Professional Golf Management
Certificate in Advanced Professional Golf Management

Associate of Science with a major in Professional Golf Management

Bachelor of Arts in Sport Psychology
Concentration in Applied Sport Psychology
Concentration in Professional Golf Management

Bachelor of Business Administration
Concentration in Professional Golf Management

Master of Business Administration
Specialization in Professional Golf Management

Master of Arts in Performance Psychology

Certificate Programs
For students who are not seeking a degree, yet want to earn professional credentials in the golf industry, we offer two certificate programs. The Professional Golf Management Certificate provides students with the fundamental knowledge and skills required for entry-level positions in the golf industry; the Advanced Professional Golf Management Certificate prepares students for management opportunities in golf operations and marketing. The credits from these programs are transferable to an associate’s or bachelor’s degree should that be a desire down the road.

Associate of Science with a major in Professional Golf Management
To prepare students for careers in golf course management, we offer an Associate of Science with a major in Professional Golf Management. This degree provides students with the fundamental knowledge and skills required for entry-level positions in the golf industry. Coursework focuses on management, playing proficiency, and an understanding of the importance of wellness and peak performance.

Bachelor of Arts in Sport Psychology
The Bachelor of Arts in Sport Psychology degree program offers a comprehensive introduction to the contemporary discipline of sports psychology. The degree offers students a concentration in Professional Golf Management or Applied Sport Psychology. Graduates will be prepared for entry-level coaching positions or admission to graduate psychology programs.

Bachelor of Business Administration with a Concentration in Professional Golf Management
The Bachelor of Business Administration degree program prepares students for career opportunities and advancement in business and industry. With a concentration in Professional Golf Management students gain an understanding of the various facets of managing a golf facility.

Master of Business Administration with a Specialization in Professional Golf Management
The Master of Business Administration degree program prepares students for leadership positions in business and to provide them with the knowledge and skills needed to successfully manage organizations in an ever-changing business environment. The degree offers many specializations, including Professional Golf Management which provides students with an in depth understanding of golf facility operations and management.

Master of Arts in Performance Psychology
The Master of Arts degree in Performance Psychology is the only degree of its kind nationally that combines performance psychology techniques, counseling, peak performance and sport science. Students will gain a vast knowledge in industrial and organizational psychology as well as sport psychology and be able to apply these understandings to aid individuals and teams in diverse competitive arenas. Graduates will be prepared to advance their performance in a variety of industries and positions including the military, fine arts, athletics, organizational behavior, and consulting.