Major: Turfgrass Science Concentration Under SPSS

Location: CT, United States

Course; Grading: SPSS 3990; Satisfactory (S) / Unsatisfactory (U)
Course co-requisites; Grading: N/A; N/A
Possible number of credits: One – Six
Course prerequisites: Only open with consent of the Head Department of Plant Science and the advisor.
Minimum class standing and GPA: Junior; N/A
Academic work requirement: Daily logs (summaries of learning activities), Interim report, and Final report.
Can non-majors receive credit? Yes; please see description, or contact major/department directly for possible restrictions.
Internship is a graduation requirement for
this program:
When course is offered: Fall and Spring
Additional information: May be repeated for credit with a change in course content to a maximum of six credits. A Memorandum of Agreement will be required. The MOA should clearly state the responsibilities of the student, what will be submitted by the student as documentation of learning/scholarship, and the hours/credits of the internship.


Sample Internship opportunities for Turfgrass Science Concentration Under SPSS majors:
Grounds Management Intern, Sports Turf Management Intern, Golf Course Management

Sample organizations where Turfgrass Science Concentration Under SPSS majors have interned:
Milwaukee Country Club, Bridgeport Bluefish, The Connecticut Golf Club, Myopia Hunt Club

Ways to find an internship:
Internships can be found on Handshake, or through online resources found at

For more information about internship policies in this department, please contact:
Sydney Everhart, Department Head & Associate Professor
W.B. Young Building, Room 133

Sponsor:College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources