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Recreation Administration Program and Therapeutic Recreation

This department offers a Bachelor of Science in Recreation Administration as well as an option in therapeutic recreation and a minor in recreation administration.

6 Year Graduation Rate: 95%
  • Outcome 1:
    Students shall demonstrate the knowledge of the philosophical foundation of leisure service organizations. Goal: 100% of majors will meet performance standards (earn a 70% or higher on exam)
  • Outcome 1 Measure Type:
    Direct
  • Outcome 1 Assessment Method:
    selected exam items focused on the philosophy of sectors in leisure services
  • Outcome 1 Result:
    SP17: 72% scored 70% or higher on the designated assignment-content SP18: 50% scored 70% or higher on the designated assignment-content
  • Outcome 2:
    Students will identify the recreation interests of program participants. Goal: 100% of majors will meet performance standards (earn a 70% or higher on assignment)
  • Outcome 2 Measure Type:
    Direct
  • Outcome 2 Assessment Method:
    Program plan scoring rubric utilized.
  • Outcome 2 Result:
    Spring 2017 86% of students scored 70% or higher on the designated assignment-content Spring 2018 87.5% of students scored 70% or higher on the designated assignment-content
  • Outcome 3:
    Students will: define planning, define strategic planning, identify the benefits of planning in parks and recreation, and recognize the steps in the planning process
  • Outcome 3 Measure Type:
    Direct
  • Outcome 3 Assessment Method:
    selected exam items focused on the role of planning in park and recreation agencies. Goal: 100% of majors will meet performance standards (earn a 70% or higher on exam)
  • Outcome 3 Result:
    Fall 2017: 82% of students scored 70% or higher on the designated assignment-content Fall 2018: 61% of students scored 70% or higher on the designated assignment-content
    COAPRT Standard 2.05.05:  STD_20505
    COAPRT Standard 3.06:  STD_306
    COAPRT Standard 3.07:  STD_307