Jun 23, 2018  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2018-19 
    
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2018-19

Recreation Management Minor


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Minor code OR8109

Patton College of Education
Department of Recreation and Sport Pedagogy  
McCracken Hall
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.4656
Fax: 740.593.0284
rasp@ohio.edu
http://www.cehs.ohio.edu/academics/rasp/

Andrew Szolosi, contact person
szolosi@ohio.edu

Program Overview

The Recreation Management minor prepares students for professional opportunities that can include careers in municipal recreation (parks and recreation), event planning, campus recreation, resort recreation, military recreation, non-profit agencies, and more. Students engage in curriculum that aims to develop their understanding of the knowledge, skills, and best practices associated with the recreation and leisure service field. Students gain valuable experience in programming, area and facility management, marketing, and event planning. The minor is intended to complement other fields of study related to recreation management.  

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Recreation management careers are broad-based and include municipal park and recreation departments, campus recreation, camps, marinas, resorts, and outdoor agencies.

Requirements

Minor Hours Requirement


The recreation management minor requires a minimum of 18 hours.

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