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:
    Demonstrate entry-level knowledge in the nature and scope of the park, recreation, tourism, and hospitality professions and the historic, scientific, and philosophical foundations of the profession based on evaluation of key class assignments and industry
  • Measure Type:
    Direct
  • Assessment Method:
  • Result:
    1. The course specific measure allows for feedback for each learning outcome in the course and the survey results have been provided to specific faculty teaching the classes. 2. Faculty continue to review the core knowledge test improve the question pool
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:
    Demonstrate the ability to design, implement, and evaluate services, events, and programs that model inclusive practices and that enhance the quality of life for all people through recreation and leisure experiences in a minimum of 3 required assignments
  • Measure Type:
    Direct
  • Assessment Method:
  • Result:
    1. The course specific measure allows for feedback for each learning outcome in the course and the survey results have been provided to specific faculty teaching the classes. 2. Faculty continue to review the core knowledge test improve the question pool
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:
    Demonstrate entry-level knowledge and skills associated with delivery, leadership, and operations management, including skills in emotional intelligence as assessed on outcome measures. (7.03)
  • Measure Type:
    Direct
  • Assessment Method:
  • Result:
    1. The course specific measure allows for feedback for each learning outcome in the course and the survey results have been provided to specific faculty teaching the classes. 2. Faculty continue to review the core knowledge test improve the question pool

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.