Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies

Recreation & Leisure Studies Internships

Students pursuing a degree in Recreation and Leisure Studies have the opportunity to apply the knowledge, methods, and leadership techniques learned in academic courses in real-world settings through internships. Generally completed during a student's senior year, internships allow students to gain a minium of 560 hours of experience at an agency that provides therapeutic recreation services.

Examples of internship placements for Recreation and Leisure Studies include, but are not limited to: