Turn Your Passion Into a Profession
Did You Know?
There are plenty of diverse opportunities in the golf industry. Discover where your skills can take you.
- 29KGolf Professionals in the PGA Network
- 100%University Program Job Placement
- 2MDiverse Career Opportunities in Golf
PGA of America Member Benefits
PGA of America Membership offers the tools and support you need to accelerate your career growth and carve out your legacy. Create an account to begin your membership journey.
Enhanced Playing & Competition
- Compete With the Best Players in PGA Section Tournaments
- Eligibility into PGA of America National Championships
- Play for a Spot in Major Championships
- Playing Access to Courses
Choose Your Path to PGA of America Membership
To start your journey to PGA of America Membership, you must first complete one of the following programs — each offering its own milestones and requirements.
Designed for those currently employed within the golf industry.View Associate Program Details
Designed for those desiring a bachelor's degree and internship experience in a college setting.View University Program Details
Not Working in Golf Yet?
The Affiliate Program is designed for those actively seeking employment within the golf industry.
Explore All The Ways You Can Work in Golf
Behind golf’s biggest events are PGA of America Golf Professionals and golf industry leaders working together to advance the sport and enrich the lives it touches. From Teaching & Coaching to Golf Operations to Executive Management, join a dynamic and supportive community that helps each other thrive.
We’re Always Here to Help
Bringing a wealth of diverse industry knowledge to the table, your hand-picked Recruiting and Member Engagement Specialist tailors your career path based on your unique needs and goals.
Whether I’m in my office or on the golf course I’m getting paid to bring people into the game of golf. How can you not love that? That’s what it’s all about.
Being a PGA Coach allows me to make a career out of what I love the most.
I love the game of golf. Growing up everyone says do what you love, and I chose a career in golf because of my passion for it. I’m excited to go to work every day.