Texas A&M University

University/College Address: 
2261 TAMU
College Station
Department Name: 
Department of Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences
Degree's Offered: 
Format for Degree: 
Campus-based: undergrad
Campus-based: grad
Category of Major/emphasis area offered: 
General Recreation/Parks Management
Youth Development
Names of Specific Major(s): 
BS Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences in 4 program areas (Tourism management; Community recreation and park administration; parks and conservation; and youth development), BS Community Development, BS Renewable Natural Resources, MS Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences, Ph.D., Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences
List academic courses offered (max 5) of specific interest to a camp professional: 
RPTS 301 Leisure and Outdoor Recreation, RPTS 307 Methods of Environmental Interpretation, RPTS 370 Youth Development Organizations and Services, RPTS 372 Youth Development Practice, RPTS 489 Camp Administration
Learning experiences required/recommended as part of your degree program: 
Research projects
Internship/practicum Coordinator contact: 
Ms. Susan Scott