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5 PGA Players that can Win a Major Tournament in 2018

  The PGA Tour season is nearing its end and this year’s tour has thrown up plenty of golf surprises. The 2017 PGA majors have seen their fair share of shocks, and none were more breathtaking than Sergio Garcia’s playoff win at this year’s Masters. It was the Spaniard’s first ever major win after toiling […]

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College of Golf September 2017 Events

Keiser University College of Golf Students Will Roll Up Their Sleeves to Volunteer at the Special Olympics Golf Tournament Eight Keiser University College of Golf students will volunteer their time to work at the Disney World Magnolia Golf Course in Orlando, Florida to support the 2017 Florida Special Olympics State Golf Tournament. Students and family […]

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What Type of Jobs can I get at a Golf Course? [Infographic]

Not everyone can be a PGA Tour player, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t an opportunity to earn a living from golf. There are a variety of jobs available at your local golf course that can keep you around the game you love. • Starter – As a starter, you maintain the tee times and […]

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How Good does Your Average Round Have to be to be a Professional Golfer?

Congratulations, you have just finished your golf degree, so, what’s next? You’ve already played plenty of amateur tournaments and won a variety of prizes. Now, you want to step up to the professional ranks and make some serious cash to live on as you continue your journey to the PGA Tour. So, how good does […]

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Are You too Old to Pursue a Golf Career?

Millions of people around the world dream of a golf career. What could be better than waking up every morning and spending your days on a beautiful golf course? Not much, really; but obtaining that golf career isn’t easy. It takes years of dedication to receive a PGA Tour card. Nearly all professional golfers began […]

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What are the Four PGA Major Golf Tournaments? [Infographic]

The PGA has four Major Golf Tournament events that take place during the season. The majors can make or break a player’s career. Each one holds an enormous amount of prestige, history and money that the other PGA Tour events don’t have. Win one of these four tournaments and you could be set for life […]

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College of Golf August 2017 Events

Keiser University College of Golf Hosts Merritt Island High School Boy’s Golf Team Keiser University’s College of Golf recently hosted the Merritt Island High School Boy’s Golf Team for a training session in preparation for the upcoming season. The session began with an overview of proper grip, aim, and setup, provided by John Callahan, a […]

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How to Get Out of a Bunker

There is nothing like stretching out on the sand and catching some sun on a warm afternoon; unless you are doing it in a bunker on the eighth hole. Hitting your tee shot into a sand trap can be an infuriating experience, and one that prompts you to toss your driver down the fairway. We […]

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Top 10 Unwritten Golf Rules [Infographic]

Golf is a game of rules and traditions. From the clothes you wear to the number of clubs you can have in your golf bag during a tournament, there are many regulations that must be adhered to. There are also a number of unwritten golf rules that every golfer should know by heart. After a […]

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Highest Paid Professional Golf Caddies

Many people think of a golf career as being glamorous and filled with days of playing golf on some of the most beautiful courses in the world. Yes, the jet set life of being a well-paid golfer is a truly beautiful thing. But what if there was another way to make a good living and […]

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COG July 2017 Events

Keiser University’s COG Executive Director Dr. Eric Wilson Volunteers at Special Olympics Tournament Dr. Eric Wilson, PGA Legacy Master Professional, College of Golf Executive Director of Golf Operations, and Chairman of the Special Olympics Golf Committee for North America recently coordinated and administered the 2017 Special Olympic National Invitational Golf Tournament (NIT) at the Willows […]

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What is the Hardest Hole of Golf in the World? [Infographic]

The Extreme 19th at the Legend Safari and Golf Resort in South Africa is recognized by many as the hardest hole of golf in the world. This par 3 tees off from the top of Hangklip Mountain and sees golfers hitting toward a green located 1,300 feet below. One of the most unique aspects of […]

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How to Find a Lost Golf Ball

We have all been there before. You buy a brand-new box of golf balls and with that first tee shot send a sparkling white ball into the rough. You spend the next 15 minutes searching for it to no avail and must dig into your golf bag for another new Titleist golf ball. A dozen […]

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The Difference Between Play Golf and Golfing [Infographic]

  Are you a true golfer or just “playing golf”? Here’s how to tell the difference. It starts with language. To Golf (verb) – to play golf (sport) Ex. I was golfing with my boss yesterday. Golf (noun) – a game played on a large course in which players hit a small white ball into […]

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Keiser University’s Kris Swogger Named Florida Sun Conference Athletic Director of the Year

West Palm Beach, Florida – June, 2017 The Sun Conference announced that Keiser University Director of Athletics Kris Swogger has been recognized by his peers as the 2017 Athletic Director of the Year. This marks the first time a Keiser University Athletic Director has received the award. “We have a very strong conference and it […]

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