Recreation Management professionals are poised and ready to meet the needs of our fast-paced and stress-filled society. The opportunities for positive renewal afforded to people in recreation today are practically endless. Graduates of the Indiana Wesleyan University Recreation Management program can impact their society by providing their patrons with experiences and opportunities to become renewed, refreshed, rejuvenated, and revitalized.
Through the medium of recreation, the development of the whole person can be enhanced by teaching lifelong skills, emphasizing physical fitness, improving mental strategies, and creating people in our society who are more active. Also, those enjoying recreation can experience proper ways to release emotions and enjoy spiritual growth and renewal.
Recreation Management graduates can accomplish these goals in public and private settings. Employment opportunities can be found at camps, parks, playgrounds, zoos, community centers, and other organizations such as the YMCA.
Students may also choose to minor in Recreation Management as a supplement to another IWU major.
In our changing world and society, properly supervised and programmed recreation have become highly regarded and needed. The IWU Recreation Management program will challenge you to become a poised and confident leader who is able to strengthen society and help build God's kingdom.
This is a great avenue of service to our world and a very rewarding and fulfilling career. We invite you to visit IWU and explore the possibilities this major offers.