JWU Golf
You don't start college at Johnson & Wales. You start your career.

When you minor in Professional Golf Management, you’ll be exposed to all aspects of the industry, while strengthening your knowledge of the game.

Courses are designed with industry input and taught by PGA Professionals, giving you vital knowledge that can contribute to your professional success. You’ll also have the opportunity to play our partner golf courses, including the International Links of Miami, the Diplomat Golf & Tennis Club and Miami Shores Country Club.

Faculty Contact


Craig Skilling
Director of Golf Management
305-892-7016
craig.skilling@jwu.edu

Athletics Contacts


Danny Randolph: Men’s Golf Coach
Christopher Grace: Women’s Coach
Instagram: @JWUMgolfNM
Twitter: @JWUMgolfNM
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Team Highlights

Men’s Golf Highlights:

-Compete in 16 National tournaments per year
-Access to 6 top golf courses in Miami
-Over 75 Team Championships
-2010, 2015 & 2016 Sun Conference Champions
-2005 NAIA National Champions
-Seven out of 8 Region Championships (2001-2008)
-Qualified for 16 straight National Championships
-Over 55 Athletic/Academic All-Americans

 

Women’s Golf Highlights:

-Compete in 10 National tournaments per year
-Access to 6 top golf courses in Miami
-Individual qualifier for NAIA National Championship (Paige Moffat, 2014)
-Numerous Top-10 Individual Performances

JWU Facilities

Thanks to our prime location in the golfing mecca of South Florida, you’ll have year-round access to play at such world-class clubs as:

JWU's On-Campus Golf Lab

The ability to integrate hands-on athletic instruction with academics gives JWU’s program its competitive edge.

  • TrackMan Pro
  • SAM Puttlab
  • HD Golf Simulator
  • 1,800-square foot practice green
Find Your Drive, Build Your Career

Our golf management minor exposes you to all aspects of the industry, while strengthening your knowledge & skills in the game. By combining classes in golf skills and golf management with traditional management classes while gaining experience through guest lecturers, site visits, case studies and play, you will graduate with a vast set of skills, ready to pursue a career in the golf industry.

Golf Management Minor: 22.5 Credits*

Foundation Courses (Required)
  • Golf Operations Management
  • Intro to Teaching Golf
  • Rules of Golf
Electives (Choose three)
  • Tournament Operations
  • Golf Club Design & Repair
  • Turfgrass Management
  • Private Club Management
  • Brand Marketing
  • Sponsorship & Relationship Management

* To learn more about classes required, visit our Golf Management Minor catalog descrption.