Students interested in the Recreation Minor should contact Roger Coles.
Recreation Minor with B.A./B.A.A./B.S. Degrees
A. Required Courses (11 hours):
RPL 118 (2) Introduction to Recreation
RPL 206 (3) Recreation Activities Leadership
One of the following courses:
RPL 204 (3) Community Recreation
RPL 210 (3) Recreation for Special Populations
RPL 216 (3) Introduction to Outdoor Recreation
RPL 261 (3) Introduction to Private and Commercial Recreation
Three-credit hours of field coursework from one or more of the following:
RPL 314 (1-5) Field Course in Commercial Recreation
RPL 315 (1-5) Field Course in Municipal Recreation
RPL 316 (1-5) Field Course in Therapeutic Recreation
RPL 317 (1-5) Field Course in Camping
RPL 318 (1-5) Field Course in Recreation Specialization
RPL 319 (1-5) Field Course in Park Operations
B. Electives (10 hours): Chosen in consultation with adviser.
The adviser must approve all electives prior to enrolling in elective courses.
Credit/No Credit courses may be applied up to a total of ten semester hours on a major or minor. All Credit/No Credit classes must be 100 or 200 level except for those offered exclusively on a Credit/No Credit basis at the 300, 400, or 500 level.
Total: 21 semester hours
Get the most current requirements
Requirements for a degree in RPL's Recreation minor may differ depending on the year you enroll with our program. To get the latest requirements, please visit CMU's online academic bulletin. The online academic bulletin allows for full customization of your program, and includes the most current course descriptions.
CMU Online Academic Bulletin - https://bulletins.cmich.edu/