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Recreation (B.S.)

 Deptartment of Recreation and Park Management (B.S.)  

The Department of Recreation at Henderson State University is a leader in preparing students for careers in Leisure Service Management, Natural Resource Management and Therapeutic Recreation Services. Many of our majors go on to graduate or professional training in such areas as Sport Management, Travel & Tourism, Fitness Management, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology, Park Interpretation, Park Management, Municipal Administration and Corporate Wellness. 

 Undergraduate Majors Degree Options & Descriptions

  • Leisure Service Management
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •  Recreation Minor

 
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Dr. Patrick Wempe Ed.D                 Dr. Gustafson Ph.D                         Dr. Kevin Riley Ed.D
Associate Professor                               Assistant Professor                             Assistant Professor            
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870-230-5198                                      870-230-5195                                    870-230-5192
wempep@hsu.edu                              gustaft@hsu.edu                                 rileyk@hsu.edu    

 

 

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Lacie graduated with a double major in Park and Recreation Management and Travel and Tourism Management. Her minor was Business Administration. Arkansas State Parks jump-started her career, and she has now returned to her home in southwest Louisiana where she is the new Park Superintendent over park operations.
 

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Lacie CarterBachelor of Science - Recreation, 2010
 
 
 
 
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