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Recreation Management, Associate Degree

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Overview

The Recreation Management program from College of the Canyons exposes students the wide range of possibilities for work and career within recreation and leisure industry. Course work includes course on recreation and contemporary society, outdoor recreation, therapeutic recreation for special populations, and planning programs and events.

 Recreational managers are responsible for planning and assisting in a variety of programs and overseeing the daily operations of recreational facilities for public agencies (federal, state, county or municipal), private non-profit agencies and business. 

Student Learning Outcome: 

Analyze the motives, values, and benefits to the individual as well as society, that are associated with recreation and leisure experiences. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    23-24 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leisure for Life
  • Recreation and Leisure in Contemporary Society 
  • Planning Programs and Events for Recreation Experiences
  • Introduction to Therapeutic Recreation and Special Populations
  • Outdoor Recreation and the Natural Environment
  • Leadership in Recreation and Leisure Services

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    76

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General Requirements

  • New students are classified as those who have NEVER taken courses at College of the Canyons before and are not currently enrolled in high school. If you took classes while you were in high school, but have not taken any College of the Canyons courses since you graduated high school, you would be considered a new student.  

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    265 USD/credit
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  • National

    265 USD/credit
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Living costs for Santa Clarita

  • 1290 - 2230 USD/month
    Living Costs

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