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 M.S. Park and Resource Management Curriculum 



The curriculum is designed to provide students with a selection of courses designed to meet the rigor and academic excellence mandated by Slippery Rock University. The goal of the program is to prepare students with a foundation of skills and competencies that address the breadth of opportunities available in the professional field. Students are encouraged to participate in research and other scholarly activity and are considered tomorrow's leaders by the faculty and University.

Featured Student:
Christine Kercell

Christine Kercell - Featured Student

Parks and Recreation Program Outcomes

  • Communication
  • Graphic & Technological Communication
  • Utilization of Professional Planning Tools and Instruments
  • Problem Solving
  • Facilities Evaluation & Management
  • Visitor Services
  • Leadership
  • Administration
  • Foundations
  • Programming
  • Recreation Resource Management
  • Practical Professional Experience
  • Diversity
  • Valuing Ethical Responsibility