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Oklahoma State University

Recreation Management and Recreational Therapy

Academic College: College of Education, Health and Aviation

Recreation Management and Recreational Therapy shows students how to create opportunities for people to live better, become healthier, build community bonds and strengthen families through activities in parks, community centers and other areas. Majors learn how recreation fits in society and culture, as well as how organizations such as government or other institutions provide recreation services. Students also learn how to evaluate services, design and use them, while preparing for their certification exams. Options are available in Recreational Therapy and Recreation Management. Graduates go on to rewarding careers after their certifications as therapeutic recreation specialists or park and recreation professionals.

Major Options

  • Recreation Management
  • Recreational Therapy