At the local public pool, parents watch nervously as their five-year-olds learn to swim. At the state park, stressed-out investment bankers hike for the first time in years. Recreation is an important part of everyone’s life.
If you major in parks, recreation, and leisure facilities management, you’ll learn how to help people live healthy, happy, active lives by running parks, community centers, swimming pools, and other sites. And you’ll learn to do so safely and efficiently.