Recreation & Sport Management

Recreation & Sport Management

Bachelor’s in Recreation & Sport Management

Trevor Hill (44) drives to the hoop, Dixie State University vs. Hawaii Pacific University, Men’s Basketball, St. George, Utah, Feb. 16, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie, ASPpix.com, St. George News

The Recreation and Sport Management bachelor’s degree focuses on fostering healthy lifestyles, effective management of organizations, and the social and economic development of communities through recreation, tourism and sport services.  Coursework includes:  Recreation & Sport Leadership, Program & Experience Design, Event Management, Recreation & Sport Marketing, Financial Management, Tourism and Commercial Enterprises, Legal Foundation in Recreation & Sport, along with Resort Management.  For a complete list of graduation requirements see links below.

 

Emphases:

* Sport Management click here

* Corporate Recreation and Wellness  click here

* Experience Industry Management click here

 

Potential Employers/Graduate Programs

* Municipal parks and recreation departments

* Intercollegiate athletic departments

* Nonprofit youth organizations

* University campus recreation

* Event management organizations

* Outdoor outfitters and guide services

* Professional and amateur sport organizations

* Resort and tourism agencies

* Graduate school in a variety of disciplines