Preparing you for a future in golf is what the Golf Academy of America (GAA) is all about. Founded as San Diego Golf Academy in 1974, GAA is the oldest and largest two-year golf management and instructional college in the United States. Today, there are campuses in five of the country’s top golf capitals:
There are many reasons to choose Golf Academy of America. Here are a few:
Small Classes – Our average class size is 20-25 students.
Easy to Start – We offer an efficient, sensible application process—no detailed essays required for admission.
Fun – A typical day is filled with classes, one-on-one lessons, open play and campus events.
Great Locations – Our five campuses are in large and significant golf markets, each with access to great area golf courses. We put you within reach of your dream golf career.
Community – Our students begin as acquaintances and part as lifelong friends and connections in the golf industry. Alumni understand the value of a Golf Academy of America degree and will hire our graduates and help them network.
Recognition – You will earn an associate’s degree education that is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools.
Assistance – Financial aid is available for those who qualify.
Great Advice – A Career Services department dedicated to helping you find the golf job of your dreams.
Lifelong Mentorship – Access to experienced PGA staff/teachers.
Technology – Modern, industry-leading teaching equipment and facilities.
Immersion – Opportunities to volunteer at PGA and LPGA Tour and other events.