Indiana State University. Department of Recreation and Sport Management | Cunningham Memorial Library Special Collections
The Department of Recreation and Sport Management serves the University, the public, and professional communities by providing opportunities for learning, research, scholarship, service, and leadership through service and learning-centered activities, publications and presentations, and mentoring students, colleagues, and practitioners. Courses of study stress development of programming and management competencies in organizing, planning, and budgeting within a variety of settings. Students are involved in learning the basics of recreation and sport management while specializing in recreation therapy, recreation management and youth leadership, or sport management. The department programs are nationally accredited. The recreation curriculum is accredited by the National Recreation and Park Association, and the sport management concentration is approved by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education and the North American Society for Sport Management.
The department offers a degree in recreation and sport management. Students may select from three concentration areas: recreation management and youth leadership, recreation therapy, and sport management.