Community and Therapeutic Recreation

School of Health and Human Sciences

PIC13714 Chrissy Beanblossom

Bachelor of Science in Recreation and Parks Management

CTR students will join a dynamic profession that enhances the health, wellness, and quality of life of people and communities.

The Department of CTR offers a B.S. in Recreation and Parks Management, with two concentrations:

The program is committed to offering an academically challenging program of undergraduate education coupled with a solid foundation of a liberal arts education, and has been accredited by the National Recreation and Park Association’s Council on Accreditation since 1981.

The professional core curriculum and the program concentrations of Community Recreation & Event Planning, and Therapeutic Recreation are based on the philosophy that leisure experiences are essential to the growth and development of all human beings.

For information on admission to the B.S. in Recreation and Parks Management degree program, please visit:

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Minor in Community and Therapeutic Recreation

For information on a minor in Community and Therapeutic Recreation, please visit the Community & Therapeutic Recreation page in the UNCG Catalog.