Helping individuals, families and organizations make the most of time away from work is the basis for an exciting and interactive career in Recreation and Leisure Administration. In our Recreation and Leisure Administration major, you can choose either a Community emphasis or a Therapeutic emphasis.
In the photo to the right York College Alumnus Stacy Cathrall (left) received the Outstanding New Professional Award and York College Senior Olivia Miller (right) was awarded the William P. Dayton Scholarship at the 2014 Pennsylvania Therapeutic Recreation Institute.
Students majoring in Recreation and Leisure Administration participate in Experiential Learning and Directed Field Experience, both of which will give students a competitive edge in the job market. Read more about these opportunities.
Recreation majors are encouraged to take advantage of two available certifications that will enhance their employment opportunities. Find out how to apply.
Jeffrey P. Witman, Ed.D., CTRS is an expert in Recreation and Leisure Administration education.