Recreation Facilities Management Program
The Associate of Applied Science degree in Recreation and Facility Management is designed to offer students the opportunity to work in a wide range of sports facilities and/or recreation organizations upon graduation. Students will enroll in a selection of courses to develop specific skills in: sports facilities management, recreation administration, indoor and outdoor recreation programming, and marketing of sports and recreation facilities.
Upon graduation, successful students will have the background necessary to move into entry-level positions in a variety of sports and recreation fields, included but not limited to: Fitness and Health Clubs, YMCA's, Park and Recreation organizations, Collegiate Athletics, Pro/Semi-Pro Teams or Clubs, and other related entry-level sports/recreation positions in the for-profit, non-profit, or government sectors. As a component of the program, students will complete an internship, gaining them valuable experience as they work in various local recreation organizations during their course of study.