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BS in Recreation and Sport Management

The Recreation and Sport Management undergraduate curriculum offers professional preparation programs designed to prepare students for employment in park, recreation, sport or recreational therapy delivery systems. Whether you wish to serve as a park director, intramural sports and special-event coordinator, public relations specialist, media coordinator, sport marketing executive, athletic director, recreation programmer, recreational therapist or a number of other possible professions... the paths are endless for the aspiring Recreation and Sport Management major in South Florida. The program is oriented toward direct services, supervisory, and management employment opportunities. A student may elect to gain competencies in the following tracks:


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Career Outlook

Each track offers many career opportunities.

Recreation and Sport Management: Parks and recreation director, athletic director, sports marketing manager, sport recruiter
Parks Management: Nursery manager, museum technician, dietitian, animal trainer, park naturalist
Pre-Recreational Therapy/Adaptive Recreation: Inclusive recreation services, adaptive sports services, activities assistant in long-term care, adult day training services
Recreational Therapy: Assisted living facilities, adapted sports programs, schools, veterans’ services, private practice

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In addition to the Bachelor of Science in Recreation and Sports Management, we offer the Combined BS/MS in Recreation and Sports Management: Recreational Therapy Track, which provides both undergraduate and graduate preparation for a career in recreational therapy.