This curriculum satisfies requirements for a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Recreation. In addition to the core, students must complete an emphasis area as well as a minor. Emphasis areas include: Recreation Administration, Therapeutic Recreation, and Community, Corporate and Hospital Wellness. A minimum 2.50 GPA is required in core and emphasis areas prior to enrolling in REC 498 Internship. A minimum GPA of 2.50 in all recreation core and emphasis courses is required in order to graduate.
General Education Requirements* (46-53 hours)
Basic Skills (12 hours)
General Education Electives (34-41 hours)
Sciences (8-9 hours)
Social Studies (3 hours)
Political Studies (3 hours)
Producing and Consuming (5-6 hours)
Fine Arts and Aesthetic Studies (2-3 hours)
Cultural Studies (3-5 hours)
Health and Well-Being (4-6 hours)
Human Heritage (6 hours)
*See General Education Requirements for All Baccalaureate Degrees for details and a list of specific courses.
The following 39 hour core is the minimum for the major in Recreation.