Students can complete a certificate program to develop another area of expertise in addition to their major, or as a stand-alone 9-month program that focuses on technical skills. See the link at the right for the course sequence / curriculum.
The Sports/Commercial Turf Equipment program is one of very few in the country and is attracting the attention of leaders in the green and equipment industries, where the demand for qualified employees continues to expand.
Students in this program learn how to maintain and repair the sophisticated commercial mowers, reel equipment, and other types of horticultural and outdoor power equipment.
Sports / Commercial Turf Equipment students make use of the maintenance facilities and equipment at Ohio State ATI's 18-hole golf course, Hawk's Nest.