The Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies at The College at Brockport has been accredited since 1987. The program offers an undergraduate Bachelors of Science (BS) degree in Recreation and Leisure Studies with three concentration options: recreation management, tourism management, and therapeutic recreation.

COAPRT Standard 7.01. - Students graduating from the program shall demonstrate the following entry-level knowledge: a) the nature and scope of the relevant park, recreation, tourism or related professions and their associated industries; b) techniques and processes used by professionals and workers in these industries; and c) the foundation of the profession in history, science and philosophy.
  • Outcome:
    Students will be able to explain the philosophical and theoretical foundations of play, recreation and leisure.
  • Measure Type:
    Direct
  • Assessment Method:
    Rubric
  • Result:
    The benchmark was that 80% of the students enrolled in the class would earn an 80% or higher. For this standard 96.5% of students met or exceeded the benchmark.
COAPRT Standard 7.02. - Students graduating from the program shall be able to demonstrate the ability to design, implement, and evaluate services that facilitate targeted human experiences and that embrace personal and cultural dimensions of diversity.
  • Outcome:
    Students will be able to analyze best practices in program planning by organizing, planning, leading, and evaluating a recreational activity
  • Measure Type:
    Direct
  • Assessment Method:
    Rubric
  • Result:
    The benchmark was that 80% of the students enrolled in the class would earn an 80% or higher. For this standard 81% of students met or exceeded the benchmark.
COAPRT Standard 7.03. - Students graduating from the program shall be able to demonstrate entry-level knowledge about operations and strategic management/administration in parks, recreation, tourism and/or related professions..
  • Outcome:
    Students will be able to demonstrate preparedness to effectively recruit and select personnel for entry level positions.
  • Measure Type:
    Direct
  • Assessment Method:
    rubric
  • Result:
    The benchmark was that 80% of the students enrolled in the class would earn an 80% or higher. For this standard 95.5% of students met or exceeded the benchmark.

The Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies at The College at Brockport has been accredited since 1987. The program offers an undergraduate Bachelors of Science (BS) degree in Recreation and Leisure Studies with three concentration options: recreation management, tourism management, and therapeutic recreation.

The Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies at The College at Brockport has been accredited since 1987. The program offers an undergraduate Bachelors of Science (BS) degree in Recreation and Leisure Studies with three concentration options: recreation management, tourism management, and therapeutic recreation.

Demonstration of Compliance:

COAPRT Standard 2.05.05   Demonstration
The program annually posts 7.0 series aggregated data and additional evidence reflecting program academic quality and student achievement on their program and/or departmental website. Such information shall be consistent with The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) requirements.

COAPRT Standard 3.06   Demonstration
The program has a practice of informing the public about the harm of degree mills and accreditation mills.

COAPRT Standard 3.07   Demonstration
The program has a practice of informing the public about their COAPRT accredited programs.