PGA Golf Management Courses

PGM 1700, 2700, 3700 INTERNSHIP (1 s.h.) Experiential learning in all aspects of golf management acquired through a 12-week internship. Supervision and evaluation conducted by the internship director and on-site PGA Professional. Written evaluations required at the completion of internships. Read More …

Methodist University Golf Association

The mission of the Methodist University Golf Association is to advance the PGA Golf Management Program at Methodist University through tournaments, events and educational opportunities while creating a community that benefits future PGA Professionals. All full-time day students enrolled in Read More …

Golf Course – “Downback”

Hole #2: “Railroad” A risk-reward par 4. You can lay up and have an easy wedge into the green. You can also go for the green off the tee. If you are aggressive, the left side miss is always better Read More …

Golf Course – “Downback”

Hole #10: “Narrows” Hitting the fairway is imperative to approach this uphill second shot. Be sure to pick enough club due to the false front on this green. <<< Previous Hole #9 “Triplets” | Next Hole #11 “Thimble” >>> Tee Read More …

Golf Course – “Downback”

Hole #18: “Back” A unique ending to a day “Downback.” A two-tiered green with a diagonal ridge cutting through the green makes a tee shot on the putting surface rewarding. MU is “home.” <<< Previous Hole #17 “Boomerang” | Return Read More …

PGA Golf Management Internships

Internships represent an integral link between the academic structure of a university degree and an understanding of day-to-day operations within the golf industry. The PGA Golf Management concentration requires internships of all students and is conducted in accordance with the Read More …

PGA Golf Management College Summer Experience

PGM Student

The 2022 Experience: July 10-13, 2022 About the PGA Golf Management Summer Experience The PGA Golf Management Summer Experience is a four-day residential program for rising high school juniors and seniors that includes the following: Engagement in team building activities Read More …

Golf Course – “Downback”

Hole #3: “Pipeline” You can hit less than a driver off the tee and have a wedge onto the green. Being slightly more aggressive gives you a wider fairway into a tricky-shaped diagonal green. <<< Previous Hole #2 “Railroad” | Read More …

Golf Course – “Downback”

Hole #11: “Thimble” A solidly struck long iron will put you on or around the green, leaving you an opportunity to make the best score. <<< Previous Hole #10 “Narrows” | Next Hole #12 “Carry” >>> Tee Green <<< Previous Read More …

Best Practices

Menu Junior Golf (follows this menu) Tournament Format Golf Shop Promotion Food & Beverage Event Other Junior Golf Golf baseball (G-Ball) – teaches face control and distance control – played with foam (flight restricted) golf ball Beanbag Toss – teaching Read More …