The Recreation and Leisure Management program, educates students as generalists in the field, which prepares students for job opportunities in any recreational setting. Students choosing to major in recreation should discuss their program with the department advisor in their freshman year. Some courses are only offered in the fall and others only in the spring, detailed outlines of program requirements should be obtained from the department and followed closely for all four years. The program provides the following: The understanding of concepts, leisure philosophies, recreation and the development of a personal professional philosophy of recreation. A knowledge of the nature and history of the recreation movement, its origin and current trends. The knowledge of public, voluntary, institutional, industrial, and commercial recreation. Opportunities to demonstrate competence, academic knowledge, and physical skills for eminent leadership recreation.
In-State Tuition: $39,840
Out of State Tuition: $79,680
Completion: 48 months
GPA: Check with University
Letter of Recommendation: Check with University
Essay Required: Check with University
Test Required: ACT/SAT Required