Vision and Mission

Our Vision

Our vision is to be the preeminent Recreation, Tourism, and Sport Management program in the region.

Our Mission

To facilitate student-centered success through learning and leadership development incorporating innovative teaching strategies that integrate relevant research, community service, and a practitioner perspective gained through experiential learning opportunities and connections leading to careers in recreation, tourism, sport and related professions.


The Department of Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management values:

  • Personal and Professional Excellence
  • Student Centered Approach
  • Practical Service-Based Learning
  • Collaborative Community Relationships
  • Inclusive, Diverse Environment