Recreation Emphasis of Study

The Recreation and Leisure Administration program requires you to choose an emphasis of study during your academic career.

With a Recreational Therapy Emphasis, I could work in: 

  • Home health care programs
  • Substance abuse centers
  • Day programs for people with disabilities
  • Nursing homes & assisted living
  • Mental health programs for children, teens and adults
  • Correctional facilities
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Children’s homes
  • Specialty camps
  • Special Olympics

 

 

 

 

 

 

With a Recreation Management Emphasis, I could work in: 

  • Community recreation centers
  • YMCAs, YWCAs & JCCs
  • Parks & Recreation departments
  • Youth-focused agencies
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Special event agencies
  • Youth & adult recreational sport programs
  • Military recreation
  • Community senior centers
  • Resorts & golf courses

students experience wheelchair rugby with the Global Abilities Foundation

Recreation and Leisure Administration students experience wheelchair rugby with the Global Abilities Foundation.

 

students in Camp Management class relax after building their own temporary shelter

Recreation and Leisure Administration students in the Camp Management class relax after building their own temporary shelter.