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Recreation and Parks Management (with Concentration in Sport Promotion and Communication Concentration)

48 months
Duration
21320 USD/year
21320 USD/year
6834 USD/year
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About

The only program in recreation and parks management offered in Maryland, the Recreation and Parks Management (with Concentration in Sport Promotion and Communication Concentration) degree from Frostburg State University is ideal for anyone who likes the idea of working in diverse recreation settings, most often away from a traditional office setting

Overview

The Recreation and Parks Management (with Concentration in Sport Promotion and Communication Concentration) degree from Frostburg State University provides students with skills and understanding in the areas of sport management, marketing, and communication. 

It is a Common Market Program for many states, which permits the student to enroll as an in-state student at in-state tuition. This concentration builds on the Recreation and Parks Management core curriculum to provide knowledge across the entire sport and recreation industry including how organizations provide services for participants and/or spectators. Students who complete this concentration will find exciting careers in a setting or position listed below.

  • Interscholastic athletics
  • Intercollegiate athletics
  • Professional sport organizations
  • National governing bodies of sport
  • Sport marketing agencies
  • Sport media and broadcasting agencies

Some intern opportunities for this concentration include:

  • Special Olympics
  • Baltimore Orioles
  • Additional internship information and opportunities

Accreditation

Program accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Related Professions (COAPRT)

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Sport Media and Communication
  • Special Event Management
  • Psycho-Social Foundations of Sport
  • Sports Law and Ethics
  • Sport Promotion
  • Field Experience in Recreation and Parks

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National: FSU accepts applications on a rolling basis, starting on September 15 and continuing until there is no further space for students

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete an application for admission and submit your $45 (USD) application fee
  • Send your official academic transcripts
  • Provide a photocopy of your passport identification page
  • Submit an international student certification of financial support
  • Pass an English proficiency exam

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21320 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    21320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21320 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    6834 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6834 USD per year during 48 months.

Regional Resident (Residents of Pa., Va., W.Va. and Ohio living within 120 miles of Frostburg) $15,730/year

Living costs for Frostburg

1216 - 2059 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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