Turfgrass Science

Turfgrass Science - Associate in Science Degree

Admission Type:

General College Admission
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Locations:

Conway

Contact:

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(843) 349-5277

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If you love being outside and enjoying the lush, green grass at golf courses and sports venues, HGTC's Associate in Science (A.S.) - Turfgrass Science Emphasis degree program might be just what you're looking for. This degree emphasis makes the HGTC graduate eligible for acceptance into Clemson University's Turfgrass Management program and enables the motivated student to complete the Bachelor's degree with two additional years of study at Clemson. This two-plus-two agreement between HGTC and Clemson University will give you the tools you need to succeed in one of South Carolina's largest industries. 

For more information contact:
Ashley Wilkinson - (843) 349-5364

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Curriculum Sequence

First Semester - Fall
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
HRT 110 Plant Form and Function 4
HRT 125 Soils 4
MAT 110 College Algebra 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology* 3
TOTAL 17
Second Semester - Spring
BIO 101 Biological Science I 4
COL 105 Freshman Seminar 3
ENG 102 English Composition II 3
MAT 130 Elementary Calculus 3
TUF 172 Turf Management I 3
TOTAL 16
Third Semester - Summer
TUF 190 SCWE in Turfgrass Management 5
TOTAL 5
Fourth Semester - Fall
CHM 110 College Chemistry I 4
HRT 113 Plants Material 3
MAT 120 Probability and Statistics 3
SPC 205 Public Speaking 3
TUF 252 Turf Management II 3
TOTAL 16
Fifth Semester - Spring
ACC 101 Accounting Principles I 3
CHM 111 College Chemistry II 4
ECO 210 Macroeconomics* 3
ENG 201 American Literature I** 3
SPA 101 Elementary Spanish I 4
TOTAL 17

Total Credit Hours

71

*Students may substituteSOC 205, PSC 201, or PSY 201 for SOC 101;ECO 211 for ECO 210.

**Students may substitute ENG 202, ENG 205, ENG 206, ENG 208, ENG 209, ENG 214 or ENG 224 for ENG 201.