Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences - Minor

The Department of Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences offers a general 18-hour minor as a supplement to other majors.  The minor requires RPTS 201 and RPTS 302.  Students select four additional courses from a list of ten.

RPTS 201Foundations of Recreation, Parks and Tourism3
RPTS 302Application of Tourism Principles3
Select four from the following:12
Supervised Field Studies
Leisure and Outdoor Recreation in American Culture
Administration of Recreation Resource Agencies
Methods of Environmental Interpretation
Foundations of Community and Community Development
Planning and Implementation of Events and Programs
Recreation, Parks, Tourism and Diverse Populations
Youth Development Organizations and Services
Park Planning and Design
Service Quality for Hospitality Organizations
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Students must make a grade of "C" or better in all courses.

An internship (RPTS 484) is available for minors above required 18 hours.