The Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management prepares our students to be the next generation of leaders who make our communities stronger through recreation, sport, tourism, events and more.
#1 University in the Nation
for advancing sustainable industry, innovation and infrastructure, according to the 2021 Times Higher Education Impact Rankings.
A Leader in Outdoor Recreation
The Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management received the National Recreation Resource Leadership Award from the Society of Outdoor Professionals in 2020.