Recreation & Tourism Management
School of Human Ecology

Recreation Careers

The Recreation Program embraces all facets of the leisure service delivery industry and prepares students for rewarding and exciting careers in:

  • tourism industry;
  • commercial destination attractions;
  • entertainment and service businesses;
  • regional and community based sport and recreation agencies;
  • national and state park systems;
  • natural, heritage, and cultural resource management;
  • education and preservation organizations;
  • non-profit organizations;
  • youth serving agencies; and
  • recreational therapy with hospitals, nursing homes, rehabilitation centers.

The Georgia Southern Recreation Program has a long tradition of providing hands on learning that is in touch with the needs of a diverse industry – this has resulted in a strong demand for Georgia Southern graduates across the southeast United States.

Last updated: 8/29/2019

School of Human Ecology • PO Box 8034 Statesboro, GA 30460 • 912-478-5676shec@georgiasouthern.edu