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Recreation Generalist Major Requirements

FA = Fall SP = Spring SU = Summer

REQUIRED COURSES

Course Number Course Description Credits Semester Offered
RECR 1870 Introduction to Recreation and Park Services 3 TBA
RECR 2110 Recreation Leadership Skills and Techniques 4  TBA
RECR 3330 Introduction to Therapeutic Recreation Services 3 TBA
RECR 3840 Design and Maintenance of Recreation and Park Resources 4 TBA
RECR 3870 Internship Seminar for Recreation and Parks Professions 2  TBA
RECR 3970 Practicum in Recreation, Parks, or Therapeutic Recreation 3  TBA
RECR 4110 Program Development in Recreation Services 3 TBA
RECR 4130 Administration of Recreation and Park Services 3  TBA
RECR 4850 Advanced Administration and Evaluation 3  TBA
RECR 4890 Internship in Recreation, Parks, or Therapeutic Recreation* 10-14 TBA
PSY 2210 Psychology of Human Development 3 TBA
CORE SUBTOTAL 41-45 Credits**    

*10-14 Hours of Internship required with a GPA of 2.75 or higher

**A grade of C or better is required for each course in this program to count toward the bachelor's degree.

 

Recreation Management Concentration

ELECTIVE COURSES (select a minimum of 12 credits from the following courses)

Course Number Course Description Credits Semester Offered

RECR 2010

RECR 2330

RECR 3430

Play Across Cultures

Advocacy for Aging Adults

Program Development in Therapeutic Recreation

3

3

3

 TBA

TBA

TBA

RECR 3530 Techniques in Therapeutic Recreation 4 TBA

RECR 3900 (A-Z)

RECR 3930

Pilot Leadership Courses

Contemporary Issues in Recreation and Parks: Variable Topics

1-3

1-3

TBA

TBA

RECR 3990 (A-Z) Field Experience in Recreation and Park Professions 1-3 TBA
RECR 4030 Issues and Trends in Therapeutic Recreation 3 TBA
RECR 4150 Advanced Techniques in Therapeutic Recreation 4  TBA
RECR 4550 Aquatic Management 3 TBA
RECR 4630 Recreation Programs for the Older Adult 3 TBA

RECR 4810

Grants and Grant Writing in the Health Professions

3

TBA

CONCENTRATION SUBTOTAL 19 Credits

 

ELECTIVE COURSES:

Select a minimum of 7 credits from the following courses with the following prefixes: HCM, ITP, HSP, HPS, PSY, SOC, MGT, MKT, SPA, ENV)

*Extended major, no minor required.  Students must have a minimum of 120 credits to graduate from the University.

 

60-64 total credits required for the Recreation Services Major, Concentration in Recreation Generalist.

 


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