Interested in joining the largest working sports organization in the world? Explore these pages and links to find out how you can become a PGA Professional.

There are three paths to membership. Click the links below to learn more.

1. PGA Professional Golf Management Program

2. PGA Golf Management University Program

3. LPGA Reciprocity

Playing Ability Test Schedule

Cost: $100 + course fees

March 5 – Sonoma Ranch Golf Course, Las Cruces, NM

April 30 – New Mexico State University Golf Course, Las Cruces, NM

May 14 – Paradise Hills Golf Course, Albuquerque, NM

June 18 – Desert Lakes Golf Course, Alamogordo, NM

July 8 – UNM Championship Golf Course, Albuquerque, NM

September 17 – New Mexico State University Golf Course, Las Cruces, NM

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Congratulations on the acceptance of your employee as an associate of the PGA’s Professional Golf Management program. Your associate has embarked on a journey that will prepare him or her to contribute to the game of golf, success of the golf profession, and success of your facility.

This guide contains information that covers everything from program requirements and course objectives to specific ways of mentoring your associate during this journey. Utilize these tools and see the many benefits that the PGM program brings to the PGA, your associate, and to you and your facility.

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