Minor in Recreation and Leisure

  • Total Credit Hours: 16

About this field

The Recreation and Leisure minor provides a variety of courses during the Fall and Spring semesters that prepare you for working in a sports facility, recreation facility, parks, and more.

The Valdosta State Difference

All the courses you take will be applied to a concentration for other degree programs such as interdisciplinary studies. All the courses for this minor have no prerequisites or declaration of a minor. By having flexibility and a wide range of course options, you will be able to create a personalized path to success.

What You'll Learn

The Recreation and Leisure minor at Valdosta State University will prepare you to plan, organize, and lead a recreation program in a variety of settings. Leisure opportunities are sought through sources such as government agencies (local, state, or federal), non-profit organizations, and recreational businesses ranging from amusement parks and fitness clubs to fishing charters, private clubs such as golf and aquatic clubs, and unique outdoor sites..


  • Government Agencies
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Parks and Recreation Management
  • Private Organizations/Clubs
  • Sports and Recreation Management
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