Learning good golfing formEntrance

  • Certified golf handicap of 12 or better (e.g., USGA handicap card) or written verification of playing ability (MS Word file) equivalent to a 12 or better handicap by a PGA professional or high school golf coach.
  • Acceptance to UNL and acceptance by written confirmation from the PGA Golf Management Director into the PGA Golf Management program.


  • Maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA.
  • Participate in the PGA Golf Management Student Club.
  • Participate in minimum of three PGA Golf Management tournaments each semester. Read the UNL PGM Tournament Guidelines document (MS Word file) for more information.
  • Take the PGA Playing Ability Test once in first year and two-three times each year after that until passed.
  • Pay all PGA Golf Management fees by stated deadlines.
  • Stay on cohort schedule with respect to the PGA Golf Management program.


  • Complete 120 credit hours (beginning with 2012-13 school year), including all course work required for the PGA Golf Management major.
  • Complete 16 months of full-time internships in three different types of settings.
  • Pass Playing Ability Test of the Nebraska Section of the PGA.
  • Pass Level 3 of the PGA curriculum.
  • All UNL and PGA Golf Management fees paid in full.