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Degree Program Description

Below is a summary-level description of the Recreation, Park and Tourism Management (BS) program. Please note that a campus listed with a program is a campus where the program can be completed. Most baccalaureate programs and some associate programs can be initiated at other campuses before requiring a change of campus to one listed for completion of the degree.

Recreation, Park and Tourism Management (BS)

A summary-level description of the Recreation, Park and Tourism Management (BS) program at Penn State
Major Code: RPTM_BS
Program Type: Baccalaureate Degree Program
Degree: Bachelor of Science (BS)
College: Health and Human Development
Status: Active
Required Years: 4.0
Program Option:
  • Commercial and Community Recreation Management (COCRC) - Phased out 08/13/2018
  • Commercial Recreation and Tourism Management (CRTM)
  • Community Recreation Management (CMRMG)
  • Outdoor Recreation (OUTRC)
  • Professional Golf Management (PGM)
Completed at:
  • University Park
  • World Campus

Last Update: April 05‚ 2021


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