When should I visit with my major advisor? [ Top]
You should visit with you major advisor as soon as possible. You community recreation advisor will provide you a sequence of courses for proper planing. You major advisor becomes your mentor and will prepare you to enter the work place.
How can I get involved with volunteer organizations? [ Top]
Your advisor can provide you a list of community recreation organizations in the Mid-Michigan area. As a community recreation student, you will need 180 hours of recreation experience; 90 hours must be in a community recreation setting. This experience can be paid or voluntary.
How many credits will I earn for my internship experience? [ Top]
You will earn up to 30 credit hours toward graduation for your internship experience. Prior to this experience, you will enroll in RPL 310 (1) Pre-internship in Leisure Services.
What is an appropriate minor? [ Top]
Any university approved minor is acceptable. Some options would be Gerontology, Public Administration, Child Development, Public Affairs and Business Administration.