The department is not admitting students to the M.A. program in leisure studies. Applicants should see the M.A. in sport and recreation management.
The Master of Arts program in leisure studies requires a minimum of 33 s.h. of graduate credit with thesis or 36 s.h. of graduate credit without thesis.
The leisure studies program with a leisure and recreational sport management subprogram prepares students for positions in public and private recreation and sport management. Students typically find employment in community or municipal recreation programs, campus recreation programs, or commercial recreation and sport operations.
The M.A. with a major in leisure studies requires the following course work.
|SRM:5065||The Economy of Experience||3|
|SRM:5200||Historical and Philosophical Perspectives on Leisure||3|
|SRM:6252||Economics and Financing||3|
|SRM:6254||Marketing and Sport Promotion||3|
|Additional 18 s.h. of electives||18|
The Pomerantz Career Center offers multiple resources to help students find internships and jobs.