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Recreation Program

Northwest Missouri State University Recreation Program. General Core accredited since 2011.

6 Year Graduation Rate: 98%
  • Outcome 1:
    Students will demonstrate knowledge of the historical evolution of parks, recreation and leisure as well as the implications for related professions and industry. Students will demonstrate knowledge of philisophical and theoretical frameworks for understanding parks, recreation and leisure as well as implications for professional practice.
  • Outcome 1 Measure Type:
    Direct
  • Outcome 1 Assessment Method:
    Through an exam in the Foundations course and the Leadership Course
  • Outcome 1 Result:
    Students in the Fall16 semester passed the Foundation exam pertaining to this outcome with an 88% Students in the leadership course passed the exam related to this outcome with a 89%
  • Outcome 2:
    Students will demonstrate cultural competence through knowledge and practice that embraces personal and cultural dimensions of diversity and inclusion.
  • Outcome 2 Measure Type:
    Direct
  • Outcome 2 Assessment Method:
    This outcome was measured in Fall 16 with a Post Reflection Experience written paper and scoring rubric.
  • Outcome 2 Result:
    Students achieved an 82% average on the paper resulting in meeting of our standard.
  • Outcome 3:
    Students will demonstrate the knowledge and ability to design risk management and operational policies and procedures.
  • Outcome 3 Measure Type:
    Direct
  • Outcome 3 Assessment Method:
    Through an administrational project related to liability in a facility in the administration course.
  • Outcome 3 Result:
    Students achieved 74% on the assignment and therefore met the standard but we are looking at this in detail for future development.
    COAPRT Standard 2.05.05:  STD_20505
    COAPRT Standard 3.06:  STD_306
    COAPRT Standard 3.07:  STD_307