Recreation, Sport & Tourism: Recreation Management, BS

for the degree of Bachelor of Science Major in Recreation, Sport & Tourism, Recreation Management Concentration


department website: http://rst.illinois.edu/

department faculty: Recreation, Sport, & Tourism Faculty


college catalog page: Applied Health Sciences

college website: http://ahs.illinois.edu/


Summary of Degree Requirements

General Education 36-42
Recreation, Sport and Tourism Core Courses39
Concentration Requirements9
Electives (12 of which are restricted electives)28-32
Experiential Education13
Minimum Total Hours128

for the degree of Bachelor of Science Major in Recreation, Sport & Tourism, Recreation Management Concentration


General education: Students must complete the Campus General Education requirements including the campus general education language requirement.


 

General Education Requirements36-42
Composition 1 (RHET 105) and Communication (CMN 101); or CMN 111 and CMN 1126-7
Advanced Composition (RST 410 fulfills requirement)3
Quantitative Reasoning I (from approved campus list)3
Humanities and the Arts (from approved campus list)6
Quantitative Reasoning II (RST 370 fulfills this requirement)3
Social Science (RST 100 and RST 335 fulfill this requirement)3
Social and Behavioral Science (RST 120 fulfills this requirement)3
Natural Sciences and Technology (from approved campus list)6
Foreign Language: Completion through the third level of the same language in high school or college4
Cultural Studies9
One course from Non-Western Cultures (from approved campus list)
One course from U.S. Minority Cultures (RST 230 fulfills this requirement)
One course from Western Cultures (RST 242 & RST 335 fulfill this requirement)
Core Courses39
RST 100Recreation, Sport, and Tourism in Modern Society3
RST 101Orientation to Recreation, Sport and Tourism1
RST 200Leadership in Recreation, Sport and Tourism2
RST 210Management in Recreation, Sport and Tourism3
RST 240Financial Resource Management in Recreation, Sport and Tourism3
RST 255Ethical Issues in Recreation, Sport and Tourism2
RST 325Marketing in Recreation, Sport and Tourism3
RST 340Facility Management in Recreation, Sport and Tourism3
RST 360Communication in Recreation, Sport & Tourism3
RST 370Research Methods & Analysis3
RST 410Strategic Thinking in Recreation, Sport and Tourism3
RST 429Contemporary Issues in Recreation, Sport and Tourism4
RST 460Event Management in Recreation, Sport and Tourism3
RST 465Event Implementation and Evaluation in Recreation, Sport and Tourism3
Electives28-32
Restricted Electives (12 hours): Departmental courses not required in the core or counted toward concentration requirement.
Free Electives (16-20 hours): Any courses not counted toward core requirements, concentration requirements, or restricted electives.
Experiential Education13
Orientation to Internship (1 hour)
Internship (12 hours)
Concentration required9
Total Hours128
Recreation Management Concentration
RST 120Parks, Recreation, and Environments3
RST 317Designing Parks and Recreation Experiences3
RST 441Community Planning and Engagement3
Total Concentration Hours9