Career Opportunities

Recreation, Sport and Tourism encompass a wide range of disciplines including business administration, marketing, management, psychology, sociology, urban planning, and public policy analysis. The curriculum in RST prepares you to design, manage, and deliver leisure services to a variety of populations in diverse settings and provides a firm foundation from which you may pursue graduate studies. Beyond a strong core integrating management, leisure theory, and research, the program requires a full-time internship experience, allowing you to focus your studies on your career interest.

Students majoring in RST can pursue a concentration in Community Recreation Management, Sports Management or Tourism Management. Graduates of the Department go on to be highly successful professionals in the recreation, sport and tourism industry.