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Recreation Management A.S. (2124)

Recreation Management.jpgPursue a promising career in a challenging and rewarding field.  In Recreation Management, students have the opportunity to lead leisure and recreational activities, work with a range of age groups and spend time indoors and outdoors. TCC offers an Associate in Science degree in Recreation Management, which prepares graduates for work in recreation departments, YMCA's, large corporations and fitness centers. Students often qualify for part-time work in the field as they pursue the degree.​

 

This program combines business and event planning courses with recreation management courses. Students will receive first aid training, exercise education and theoretical and practical training in fitness. This certificate offers an introduction to sports management. Students will study the care and prevention of athletic injuries.

 

Students who graduate with this degree are prepared for a career in coaching, camp counseling and recreation leadership.

 

 Program Details

 

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Program Purpose:
To prepare students for careers as recreation leaders, recreation supervisors, group recreation workers, activity leaders, or recreation event coordinators.

Employment Types:
Recreation leaders, recreation supervisors, group recreation workers, activity directors or recreation event coordinators

Program Length:
60 credit hours

Admission Requirements:
Admission requirements for TPP programs are the same as admission to the College: standard high school diploma or GED diploma. Most TPP program courses require students to be College-ready, which means the student must have appropriate placement scores, complete any needed developmental education or meet the requirements for a documented exemption.

Academic Division:
Division of Technology and Professional Programs

Contact:
(850) 201-8352 or techedu@tcc.fl.edu

View Information about Graduation Requirements and Year of Entry .

Course Information


General Education (15 credit hours)


Note:


To satisfy State Board of Education Rule 6A-10.030, students must earn a grade of “C” or better in any Communications, Humanities, Social Science or Mathematics course used to fulfill general education requirements.

Activity Courses (3 credit hours)


Choose three of the following:

Note:


* Exemption exam available: see Technology and Professional Programs Web page (www.tcc.fl.edu/tpp).


 

 Online Courses

 
Important Information for Distance Learners

Students who have not taken an online class at TCC before will need to successfully complete CDL-STU008, Introduction to Distance Learning, before registering for web-based courses. Introduction to Distance Learning is a free, non-credit online workshop that will help distance learning students succeed right from the start.

First time at TCC students who will complete their program of study entirely online should register for CDL-STU007, Distance Learning Online Orientation, before registering for web-based courses.  Distance Learning Online Orientation is a free, non-credit online orientation that meets both the orientation and distance learning workshop requirement and is for first time-at TCC students only.

Please click the link to visit the Center for Distance Learning page and register for the required workshop or orientation.

Contact Information

For more information contact Admissions & Enrollment Services by phone (850) 201-8555, fax (850) 201-8474 or e-mail enrollment@tcc.fl.edu.

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