UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2016-2017

Programs

B.S., Tourism, Hospitality, and Recreation Management

Recreation and Tourism Management (B.S. degree program): Recreation professionals can make a difference in the quality of life for all citizens by encouraging and facilitating the positive use of leisure time, whether that is while at home, traveling, engaging in recreation, recreational sport or entertainment. The Recreation and Tourism Management degree program educates students in …

Minor in Hospitality and Tourism

The department offers three distinct minor programs to meet the needs of professional education within the RTM field and the university. The three minors are: (1) Recreation Management, (2) Hospitality and Tourism, and (3) Leadership through Adventure. The Hospitality and Tourism minor provides students with an understanding of how the leisure experience is facilitated through …

Minor in Leadership through Adventure

The department offers three distinct minor programs to meet the needs of professional education within the RTM field and the university. The three minors are: (1) Recreation Management, (2) Hospitality and Tourism, and (3) Leadership through Adventure. Leadership development is a critical need within our society today. Leadership is identified as a central competency for …

Minor in Recreation Management

The department offers three distinct minor programs to meet the needs of professional education within the RTM field and the university. The three minors are: (1) Recreation Management, (2) Hospitality and Tourism, and (3) Leadership through Adventure. The Recreation Management minor allows for students in other disciplines to develop several core competencies in the recreation …

M.S., Tourism, Hospitality, and Recreation Management

The master’s degree program is intended for persons interested in developing and/or improving their knowledge of recreation management, hospitality management or tourism management. It is designed for those seeking advancement in their career settings or a change in career settings. The selection of courses allows students to “specialize” in one of two specializations: (a) Recreational …

Hospitality Management Certificate

The certificate is designed to prepare students for leadership roles in the global hospitality industry. The program provides leaders a combination of theory with practical applications for the diverse issues in the hospitality field. The coursework in the certificate can also be applied toward completion of the full Master of Science degree in Tourism, Hospitality, …

Tourism Management Certificate

The certificate is designed to prepare students for leadership roles in the global tourism industry. The graduate courses in the certificate are listed below. The program is offered online. The program provides leaders a combination of theory with practical applications for the diverse tourism field. The coursework in the certificate can also be applied toward …