Lake Superior State University

Minor: Recreation Studies




Degree Requirements


Total Credits Required: 24

Required Courses: (16 credits)

  • EXER140 Health and Fitness 3
  • RECS101 Intro. to Recreation and Leisure Services 3
  • RECS105 Program Development and Leadership 3
  • RECS295 Practicum 2
  • RECS390 Recreation Leader Apprenticeship 1
  • RECS482 Administration of Recreation and Leisure Services 4

Departmental Elective: (8 credits)
(six credits from 300- and 400-level classes)

  • HMSV480 Grantwriting 3
  • RECA210 Lifeguarding 2
  • RECA211 Water Safety & Lifeguard Instructor 2
  • RECS212 Instructional Methods in Adapted Aquatics 2
  • RECS220 Methods in Arts & Crafts 3
  • RECS262 Outdoor Recreation 3
  • RECS270 Sports Management 3
  • RECS280 Readiness in Games, Activities and Sports 3
  • RECS320 Dance & Rhythmic Activities for Recreation 3
  • RECS344 Adapted Sports and Recreation 3
  • RECS362 Land Management for Recreational Purposes 3
  • RECS365 Expedition Management 3
  • RECS367 National Parks, National Monuments and National Culture 3
  • RECS370 Recreation for the Elderly 3
  • RECS375 Commercial Recreation 3
  • RECS397 Recreation Studies Junior Research Seminar 1
  • RECS437 Recreation Studies Senior Research Seminar 1
  • RECS435 Research in Recreation and 3
  • RECS450 Philosophy of Human Performance and Leisure 3
  • RECS496 Selected Research Topics 1

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