Recreation and Tourism Management Option

This option prepares students for careers managing people and natural resource areas to provide high-quality recreation and tourism opportunities.

No more than 24 credits from one department; no more than 20 lower-division credits.

Recreation and Tourism Management Foundation (choose 19–20 credits)

FES 422. Research Methods in Social Science (4)
TRAL 251. Recreation Resource Management (4)
TRAL 351. Outdoor Recreation Management on Public Lands (3)
TRAL 353. Nature, Eco, and Adventure Tourism (3)
TRAL 357. Parks and Protected Areas Management (3)
   or TRAL 352. Wilderness Management (3)
TRAL 456. Planning for Sustainable Recreation (4)
   :or TRAL 457. Planning for Sustainable Tourism (4)
TRAL 493. Environmental Interpretation (4)

Technical/Field Skills (choose 10–11 credits)

CS 195. Website Design (4)
FE 208. Forest Surveying (4)
FW 255. Field Sampling of Fish and Wildlife (3)
FW 341. Fish and Wildlife Law Enforcement (2)
GEOG 201. *Foundations of Geospatial Science and GIS (4)
GEOG 370. Geovisualization: Cartography (4)
GEOG 472. Geovisualization: Geovisual Analytics (3)

Applications in Recreation and Social Science (choose 10–11 credits)

AEC 253. *Environmental Law, Policy, and Economics (4)
ANTH 477. Ecological Anthropology (4)
COMM 324. Communication in Organizations (3)
COMM 326. Intercultural Communication (3)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
SOC 454. *Leisure and Culture (4)
SOC 481. *Society and Natural Resources (4)

Minimum Total=40


Footnote:

* Baccalaureate Core Course


Option Code: 681