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Outdoor Recreation Leadership and Management

Northern Michigan University

48 months
Duration
18996 USD/year
18996 USD/year
13248 USD/year
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About

The Outdoor Recreation Leadership and Management major at the Northern Michigan University is for students who expect to pursue a career or graduate work in leisure services, outdoor recreation, protected area management or related fields.

Overview

The Outdoor Recreation Leadership and Management major at the Northern Michigan University provides an academic foundation that meets professional standards in leisure studies, in general, and outdoor recreation, in particular. 

It also provides varied opportunities to develop additional competencies for more specialized entry-level positions in leisure and outdoor recreation settings. The learning environment uses both traditional and experiential learning strategies in a small-scale setting. 

Career

Graduates may be self-employed or find employment in interpretive or outdoor education centers, organized camps, resorts, outfitters and guide services, colleges, adventure programs, county and city recreation and parks departments, state and federal land and water resource management agencies, and a variety of nonprofit organizations and businesses related to the field of outdoor recreation.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Education in Outdoor Settings
  • Adventure Activities, Facilitation and Group Behavior
  • Leadership and Pedagogy in Leisure Services
  • Outdoor Recreation Resources, Behavior and Values
  • Eco and Adventure Tourism
  • Wilderness Stewardship
  • Program Design in Leisure Services
  • Protected Area Management
  • Leisure Through the Ages
  • Management and Supervision of Leisure Services
  • Evaluation/Research in Leisure Services

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.25

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts - Request your official high school transcript(s) be sent to the Admissions Office.  If you have earned a G.E.D. or equivalent, request an official score report be sent to NMU.

  • Transcripts from non-U.S., non-Canadian institutions must be sent to an external agency for evaluation.

  • High School Grade Point Averages - NMU will use the overall cumulative GPA reported on the high school transcript.

  • Non-native speakers of English must prove an adequate level of English language proficiency for admission into an academic program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18996 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18996 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    18996 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18996 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    13248 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13248 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Marquette

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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