Graduates from Keiser University College of Golf Transition to Careers in the Golf Industry

Keiser University’s recent College of Golf Pinning Ceremony marked the end of the educational experience and the beginning of careers in the golf industry for six Associate of Science in Golf Management (ASGM) graduates

Graduates Roger Hamm, Michael Lugrand, Michael Schoenly, Leslie Shavers, Dalton Simmons, and Seth Watkins were lauded by staff, faculty and fellow classmates at the ceremony which was held at Keiser University’s Flagship Campus DeVos-Cook Auditorium. Following remarks by Dr. Gary Vonk, Flagship Campus President; Mr. John McMurry, Flagship Campus Vice President; and Dr. Eric Wilson, Executive Director of Golf Operations; Brian Hughes, Golf Program Director, introduced the graduates, each of whom spoke to the assembly, recounting their time spent at Keiser University.

Keiser University College of Golf graduates receive both academic and hands-on learning opportunities as they earn Associate of Science degrees in Golf Management in as little as 16 months and Bachelor of Science in Golf Management degrees in an additional 20 months. Their degrees earn six/twelve credits toward membership in the PGA of America.

With over 1500 square feet of indoor instructional space, including motion analysis systems, simulators, launch monitors, and video analysis capabilities, Keiser University’s superior technology has fine-tuned the graduates’ golf swings to the point where passing the PGA’s Playing Ability Test is a realistic goal. To preview tips from some of Keiser University’s golf experts, please click here.

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