Minor in Recreation Management

The Recreation Management minor is open to students in all colleges and schools within the university. Those students majoring in Therapeutic Recreation, however, have different requirements than students in other majors.

The minor requires 19 credit hours. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 to enter the program.
 

  Requirements for Minor in Recreation Management                    
      19 credits
REC 150 Foundations of Recreation 3 credits
REC 151 Introduction to Recreation Management 1 credit
REC 200 Program Leadership of Recreation Activities 3 credits
REC 300 Program Planning in Recreation 3 credits
   
Elective Courses (choose 9 credits from the following list)  
REC 202 Leisure, Nature, and Contemplative Experiences 2 credits
REC 302 Recreation Supervision and Human Resource Management 3 credits
REC 304 Maintenance of Recreation Facilities 3 credits
REC 305 Operation and Management of Swimming Pools and Spas 2 credits
REC 306 Outdoor Recreation and Natural Resources 3 credits
REC 320 Enterprises in Commercial Recreation and Tourism 3 credits
REC 340 Evaluation Methods and Practices 3 credits
REC 351 Civic Engagement in the Recreation Profession 3 credits
REC 375 Workshop in Recreation Management 1-3 credits
REC 400 Planning for Park and Recreation Facilities 3 credits
REC 401 Management in Park and Recreation Resources 3 credits
REC 402 Risk Management in Leisure Service Organizations 3 credits
REC 404 Budgets in Recreation Enterprise 3 credits
REC 420 Commercial Recreation Management 3 credits
REC 481 Outdoor Pursuits 1-3 credits
REC 491 Workshop in Recreation Management 1-3 credits
REC 495 Independent Study in Recreation 1-3 credits
REC 497  Special Projects in Recreation Management 1-3 credits
REC 499 Seminar in Recreation and Parks 1-3 credits
RTH 325 Inclusive Recreation 2 credits
 
Requirements for Minor in Recreation Management for Therapeutic Recreation Majors:
 
    18 credits
REC 150 Foundations of Recreation 3 credits
REC 200 Program Leadership of Recreation Activities 3 credits
REC 401 Management in Park and Recreation Resources 3 credits
RTH 319 Leadership and Supervision in Therapeutic Recreation 3 credits
 
Elective Courses (choose 6 credits from the following list)
REC 202 Outdoor Recreation Skills 3 credits
REC 300 Program Planning in Recreation 3 credits
REC 304 Maintenance Of Park and Outdoor Recreation Areas 3 credits
REC 305 Operation and Management of Swimming Pools and Spas 2 credits
REC 306 Outdoor Recreation and Natural Resources 3 credits
REC 320 Principles and Practices of Tourism 3 credits
REC 340 Evaluation Methods and Practices 3 credits
REC 351 Civic Engagement in the Recreation Profession 3 credits
REC 375 Workshop in Recreation Management (repeatable/max 6xs) 1-3 credits
REC 400 Planning for Park and Recreation Facilities 3 credits
REC 402 Risk Management in Leisure Service Organizations 3 credits
REC 404 Trends and Issues in Recreation 2 credits
REC 420 Commercial Recreation Management 3 credits
REC 481 Outdoor Pursuits 1-3 credits
REC 491 Workshop in Recreation Management (repeatable, max 6 crs) 1-3 credits
REC 495 Independent Study in Recreation (repeatable, max 6 crs) 1-3 credits
REC 497 Special Projects in Recreation Management (repeatable, max 6 crs) 1-3 credits
REC 499 Seminar in Recreation and Parks (repeatable, max 3 crs) 1-3 credits