Appalachian State University
George Holmes Convocation Center 111
Rivers Street
Boone, NC  28608-0001
Contact: Dr.Melissa Weddell, Department Chair
Contact Phone: (828) 262-6303
Contact Email: weddellmj@appstate.edu
  • Recreation Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 03/21/1997
          Next Review: Conference 2020
          Last Reviewed: 2012
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Arizona State University
411 N Central Ave Ste 550
Phoenix, AZ  85004-2144
School Phone: (602) 496-0550
Contact: Dr.Christine Buzinde, Director, School of Community Resources and Development
Contact Phone: (602) 496-2429
Contact Email: cbuzinde@asu.edu
  • Parks and Recreation Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/11/1994
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/11/1994
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Arkansas Tech University
1205 N El Paso Ave
105 Williamson Hall
Russellville, AR  72801-8817
School Phone: (479) 968-0385
Contact: Dr.Cathi McMahan, Department Head/Professor
Contact Phone: (479) 968-0385
Contact Email: cmcmahan@atu.edu
  • Recreation and Park Administration
  •       Initial Accreditation: 03/20/1997
          Next Review: Conference 2020
          Last Reviewed: 2012
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Benedict College
1600 Harden Street
Columbia, SC  29204
School Phone: 803-253-5000
Contact: Dr.Paula Shelby, HPER Department Chair
Contact Phone: (803) 705-4775
Contact Email: shelbyp@benedict.edu
  • Recreation and Leisure Services Program
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/07/2006
          Last Reviewed: 2012
          Accreditation Status: Withdrew From Accreditation

Brigham Young University
W453 Tanner Building
Provo, UT  84602
School Phone: (801) 422-8914
Contact: Neil Lundberg, Department Chair
Contact Phone: (801) 422-8914
Contact Email: neil_lundberg@byu.edu
  • Experience Design and Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/22/1982
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

California Polytechnic State University
Experience Industry Management
1 Grand Avenue
San Luis Obispo, CA  93407
School Phone: 805-756-1288
Contact: William Hendricks, Professor and Department Head
Contact Phone: (805) 756-1288
Contact Email: whendric@calpoly.edu
  • Recreation, Parks, and Tourism Administration
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/08/1986
          Next Review: Conference 2025
          Last Reviewed: 2018
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

California State University - Long Beach
1250 N Bellflower Blvd
Long Beach, CA  90840-0004
School Phone: 562-985-4071
Contact: Dr.Terry Robertson, Professor and Chair
Contact Phone: (562) 985-4071
Contact Email: Terry.robertson@csulb.edu
  • Recreation Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/23/1982
          Next Review: Conference 2026
          Last Reviewed: 2019
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • B.A. Recreation- Option in Recreation Therapy
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/23/1982
          Next Review: Fall 2026
          Last Reviewed: 2019
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

California State University - Chico
YOLO 173 DEPT. OF RECREATION,
HOSPITALITY, AND PARKS MGMT
Chico, CA  95929-0001
School Phone: (530) 898-6408
Contact: Laura McLachlin, Professor
Contact Phone: (530) 898-5227
Contact Email: lmclachlin@csuchico.edu
  • Recreation, Hospitality, and Parks Management, Core Curriculum
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/15/1986
          Next Review: Conference 2019
          Last Reviewed: 2019
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

California State University - Northridge
RECREATION AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT DEPT.
18111 NORDHOFF ST
Northridge, CA  91330-0001
School Phone: (818) 677-3202
Contact: Mechelle Best, Chair
Contact Phone: (818) 677-3202
Contact Email: mechelle.best@csun.edu
  • Tourism, Hospitality & Recreation Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/01/1976
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2019
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

California State University - Sacramento
6000 J St
4000 Solano Hall
Sacramento, CA  95819-2605
School Phone: (916) 278-2936
Contact: Dr.Jamie Hoffman, Interim Department Chair
Contact Phone: (916) 278-6752
Contact Email: jamie.hoffman@csus.edu
  • Recreation and Park Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/27/1979
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Recreation Therapy
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/27/1979
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

California State University-Fresno
5310 N. Campus Drive M/s PH103
Fresno, CA  93740-0001
School Phone: (559) 278-2624
Contact: Dr.Samuel Lankford, Chair & Professor
Contact Phone: (559) 278-2624
Contact Email: slankford@csufresno.edu
  • Recreation Administration Core
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/20/1984
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

California University of Pennsylvania
250 University Ave
Campus Box 55
California, PA  15419-1394
School Phone: (724) 938-4000
Contact: Thomas Wickham, Professor
Contact Phone: (724) 938-4045
Contact Email: wickham@calu.edu
  • Parks and Recreation Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/12/2008
          Next Review: Conference 2024
          Last Reviewed: 2017
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Central Michigan University
215 FINCH
Mt Pleasant, MI  48859-0001
School Phone: (989) 774-2502
Contact: Bob Frost, Chair
Contact Phone: (989) 774-2505
Contact Email: frost1rl@cmich.edu
  • Recreation and Event Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/21/1982
          Next Review: Conference 2019
          Last Reviewed: 2019
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Outdoor and Environmental Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/21/1982
          Next Review: Conference 2019
          Last Reviewed: 2019
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/21/1982
          Next Review: Conference 2026
          Last Reviewed: 2019
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Chicago State University
9501 S King Dr
Dept SEPR- JDC #216
Chicago, IL  60628-1501
School Phone: (773) 995-3779
Contact: ProfessorJune Price-Shingles, Director, Recreation Program
Contact Phone: (773) 995-3779
Contact Email: jprice708@gmail.com
  • Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 03/31/2003
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Clemson University
263 LEHOTSKY HALL BOX 340735
Clemson, SC  29634-0001
School Phone: (864) 656-3400
Contact: Dr.Lauren Duffy, Associate Professor; Undergraduate Coordinator
Contact Phone: (864) 656-1135
Contact Email: lduffy@clemson.edu
  • Clemson University Parks, Recreation, & Tourism Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/10/1980
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

East Carolina University
300 Curry Court
1405 Carol G. Belk Bldg.
Greenville, NC  27858
Contact: Dr.Kindal Shores, Professor and Program Director
Contact Phone: (252) 328-4642
Contact Email: shoresk@ecu.edu
  • Recreation and Park Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/18/1980
          Next Review: Fall 2024
          Last Reviewed: 2018
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

East Stroudsburg University
200 Prospect St
East Stroudsburg, PA  18301-2956
School Phone: (570) 422-3028
Contact: Dr.L. Chiang
Contact Phone: (570) 422-3028
Contact Email: Lchiang@esu.edu
  • Recreation Services Management Program
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/01/1983
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Out of Compliance

Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Ave
Charleston, IL  61920-3011
School Phone: (217) 581-6597
Contact: Dr.James Barkley, Associate Professor, Program Director
Contact Phone: (217) 581-6597
Contact Email: jrbarkley@eiu.edu
  • Recreation Administration
  •       Initial Accreditation: 09/30/1983
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 09/30/1983
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Eastern Kentucky University
521 Lancaster Ave
405 Begley Building
Richmond, KY  40475-3100
School Phone: (859) 622-1835
Contact: Dr.Jon McChesney, Chair & Professor
Contact Phone: (859) 622-1835
Contact Email: jon.mcchesney@eku.edu
  • BS Recreation and Park Administration
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/10/1980
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Eastern Washington University
200 Physical Education Building
PEHR Department
Cheney, WA  99004-2476
Contact: Emily Messina, Associate Professor
Contact Phone: (509) 359-6545
Contact Email: emessina@ewu.edu
  • RCLS Core
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/15/1986
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/15/1986
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Rd
Cordts Pe Center
Frostburg, MD  21532-2303
School Phone: (301) 687-4458
Contact: Dr.Natalia Buta, Department Chair and Asociate Professor
Contact Phone: (301) 687-4458
Contact Email: nbuta@frostburg.edu
  • Recreation and Parks Management Major
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/10/2000
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

George Mason University
4400 University Drive, MS 4B4
2300 Thompson Hall
Manassas, VA  20110-2201
School Phone: (703) 993-2034
Contact: Dr.Ellen Drogin Rodgers, Associate Dean
Contact Phone: (703) 993-2034
Contact Email: erodger1@gmu.edu
  • Recreation Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/12/2004
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Georgia Southern University
PO Box 8034
Statesboro, GA  30460-1000
School Phone: (912) 478-5601
Contact: Dr.James Bigley, Professor
Contact Phone: (912) 478-5601
Contact Email: jbigley@georgiasouthern.edu
  • Recreation and Tourism Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/07/1983
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Grambling State University
P.O. Box 4244
100 Facilities Dr./Suite 148
Grambling, LA  71245
School Phone: (318) 274-6278
Contact: Dr.Obadiah Simmons, Head/Director
Contact Phone: (318) 274-6278
Contact Email: simmonsoj@gram.edu
  • Leisure Studies
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/15/1986
          Next Review: Fall 2024
          Last Reviewed: 2017
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Illinois State University
CAMPUS BOX 5120
Normal, IL  61761
School Phone: (309) 438-5753
Contact: Michael Mulvaney, Program Director & Associate Professor
Contact Phone: (309) 438-1855
Contact Email: mamulva@ilstu.edu
  • Recreation and Park Administration
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/04/1985
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/04/1985
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Indiana University
1025 E 7th St
Bloomington, IN  47405-7109
School Phone: (812) 855-3085
Contact: Dr.Sarah J. Young, Professor & Interim Chair
Contact Phone: (812) 855-3085
Contact Email: sarjyoun@indiana.edu
  • Bachelor of Science in Recreation Common Core
  •       Initial Accreditation: 03/15/1979
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Ithaca College
9 Hill Ctr
953 Danby Road
Ithaca, NY  14850-
School Phone: (607) 274-3172
Contact: Patrick Lewis, Chair
Contact Phone: (607) 274-3132
Contact Email: plewis@ithaca.edu
  • Outdoor Adventure Leadership
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/12/1981
          Next Review: Conference 2025
          Last Reviewed: 2018
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/12/1981
          Next Review: Conference 2025
          Last Reviewed: 2018
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Kansas State University
2021 Throckmorton Hall
Horticulture Forestry & Rec Res
Manhattan, KS  66506
School Phone: (785) 532-1665
Contact:
Contact Phone: (785) 532-1665
  • Park Management and Conservation Program
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/05/1988
          Next Review: Would have been conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Withdrew From Accreditation

Kent State University
316 White Hall
Kent, OH  44242-0001
School Phone: (330) 672-0218
Contact: Dr.Mary Ann Devine, Professor
Contact Phone: (330) 672-0214
Contact Email: mdevine@kent.edu
  • Recreation, Park & Tourism Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/06/1992
          Next Review: Fall 2026
          Last Reviewed: 2019
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Lock Haven University
107 Himes
Lock Haven, PA  17745
School Phone: (570) 484-2826
Contact: Dr.Julie Lammel, Department Chair
Contact Phone: (570) 484-2826
Contact Email: jlammel@lockhaven.edu
  • Recreation Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/20/2006
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Longwood University
201 High St
Farmville, VA  23909-1801
School Phone: (434) 395-2542
Contact: Dr.Ann Bailey Yoelin, Program Coordinator
Contact Phone: (434) 395-2544
Contact Email: baileyaf@longwood.edu
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/24/1982
          Next Review: Conference 2019
          Last Reviewed: 2019
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Metropolitan State College of Denver
PO Box 173362, Campus Box 33
Denver, CO  80217-3362
School Phone: (303) 618-3099
Contact: Karen Wenzel, Assistant Professor - Program Coordinator
Contact Phone: (303) 615-1298
Contact Email: wenzelk@msudenver.edu
  • Recreation Professions
  •       Initial Accreditation: 03/28/1990
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Middle Tennessee State University
HPERS DEPARTMENT P O BOX 96
Murfreesboro, TN  37132-0001
School Phone: (615) 904-8359
Contact: Dr.Rudy Dunlap, Associate Professor
Contact Phone: (615) 904-8478
Contact Email: Rudy.Dunlap@mtsu.edu
  • Leisure, Sport, and Tourism Studies
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/11/1994
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Minnesota State University, Mankato
213 Highland Ctr N
Mankato, MN  56001-6038
Contact: Dr.Rachelle Fuller, Department Chair
Contact Phone: (507) 389-2364
Contact Email: rachelle.fuller@mnsu.edu
  • Recreation, Parks & Leisure Services
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/14/1986
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Missouri State University
KING STREET ANNEX 100 901 S. NATIONAL
KGSX 100
Springfield, MO  65897-0001
School Phone: (417) 836-5370
Contact: Dr.Hugh Gibson, Program Director
Contact Phone: (417) 836-5417
Contact Email: hughgibson@missouristate.edu
  • Recreation, Sport, and Park Administration
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/05/1988
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

North Carolina Central University
PO Box 19542
Durham, NC  27707-0021
School Phone: (919) 530-7429
Contact: ProfessorRobert Stiefvater, Recreation Administration Program Director
Contact Phone: (919) 530-7429
Contact Email: stiefvater@nccu.edu
  • Recreation Administration Program
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/01/1998
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

North Carolina State University
CAMPUS BOX 8004
Raleigh, NC  27695-0001
School Phone: (919) 513-8026
Contact: Dr.Michael Kanters, Interim Department Head
Contact Phone: (919) 427-3586
Contact Email: mkanters@ncsu.edu
  • Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 05/17/1977
          Next Review: Conference 2024
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Northern Arizona University
PO BOX 15016 Geography, Planning, and
Recreation Dept
Flagstaff, AZ  86011-5016
School Phone: (928) 523-2650
Contact: Judy Montoya, Ed.D., Principal Lecturer
Contact Phone: (928) 523-8523
Contact Email: Judith.Montoya@nau.edu
  • Parks and Recreation Management Program
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/19/1999
          Next Review: Conference 2020
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Northwest Missouri State University
800 University Dr
Martindale 209
Maryville, MO  64468-6015
School Phone: (660) 562-1781
Contact: Tyler Tapps
Contact Phone: (660) 562-1781
Contact Email: tytapps@nwmissouri.edu
  • Recreation Management Core
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/31/2011
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Ohio University
Grover Center E160
Athens, OH  45701
School Phone: (740) 597-1757
Contact: Dr.Andy Szolosi
Contact Phone: (740) 597-1757
Contact Email: szolosi@ohio.edu
  • Recreation Studies Program
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/08/2000
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Old Dominion University
1006A Student Recreation Center
Norfolk, VA  23529
School Phone: 757-683-4415
Contact: Ms.Shelly Beaver, Undergraduate Program Director; Lecturer in Park, Recreation and Tourism Studies
Contact Phone: (757) 683-4415
Contact Email: sbeaver@odu.edu
  • Park, Recreation & Tourism Studies
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/20/1984
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Pittsburg State University
1701 S Broadway St
Pittsburg, KS  66762-7500
School Phone: 620-235-4665
Contact: Dr.Laura Covert-Miller, Associate Professor
Contact Phone: (620) 235-4670
Contact Email: lcovert@pittstate.edu
  • Recreation Services, Sport & Hospitality Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/12/2004
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/12/2004
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Radford University
PO Box 6963
Radford, VA  24142-6963
School Phone: (540) 831-7717
Contact: Dr.James Newman, Chair
Contact Phone: (540) 831-7717
Contact Email: jnewman19@radford.edu
  • Recreation, Parks and Tourism Program
  •       Initial Accreditation: 03/14/1979
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco, CA  94132-1722
School Phone: (415) 338-7529
Contact: Erik Rosegard, Chair/Professor
Contact Phone: (415) 338-7529
Contact Email: rosegard@sfsu.edu
  • Recreation, Parks, and Tourism Administration
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/11/1990
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

San Jose State University
1 Washington Sq
San Jose, CA  95192-1000
School Phone: (408) 924-5841
Contact: Dr.Yoshitaka Iwasaki, Department Chair
Contact Phone: (408) 924-2971
Contact Email: yoshitaka.iwasaki@sjsu.edu
  • Recreation/Recreation Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/13/1987
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Recreation Therapy
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/13/1987
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Shepherd University
PO Box 5000
Butcher Center 211
Shepherdstown, WV  25443-5000
School Phone: (304) 876-5235
Contact: Dr.Melissa Hall, Dr.
Contact Phone: (304) 876-5235
Contact Email: MHALL@shepherd.edu
  • Recreation & Sports Studies Program
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/13/2014
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Southeast Missouri State University
1 University Plz, MS 7650
Cape Girardeau, MO  63701-4710
School Phone: (573) 290-5730
Contact: DrBeverly Evans, Professor
Contact Phone: (573) 986-7486
Contact Email: bevans@semo.edu
  • Recreation and Park Administration
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/12/1994
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Springfield College
263 Alden St
Springfield, MA  01109-3707
School Phone: (413) 748-3272
Contact: Ariel Rodriguez, Associate Professor
Contact Phone: (413) 748-3272
Contact Email: arodriguez16@springfieldcollege.edu
  • General Recreation Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/02/1983
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

St. Joseph's College
155 W Roe Blvd
Patchogue, NY  11772-2325
School Phone: (631) 687-2686
Contact: Dr.Gail Lamberta, Chairperson/Professor
Contact Phone: (631) 687-1285
Contact Email: glamberta@sjcny.edu
  • Recreation and Leisure Studies
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/26/2010
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

State University of New York - Brockport
350 New Campus Dr
Brockport, NY  14420-2997
School Phone: (585) 395-2994
Contact: Dr.Jennifer Boyle, Interim Chair
Contact Phone: (585) 395-2764
Contact Email: jboyle@brockport.edu
  • Recreation & Leisure Studies
  •       Initial Accreditation: 09/16/1987
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2012
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

State University of New York - Cortland
PO Box 2000
Cortland, NY  13045-0900
School Phone: (607) 753-4941
Contact: Dr.Sharon Todd, Professor and Chair
Contact Phone: (607) 753-4941
Contact Email: sharon.todd@cortland.edu
  • Core Curriculum of all four undergraduate majors
  •       Initial Accreditation: 03/28/1990
          Next Review: Conference 2024
          Last Reviewed: 2017
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 03/28/1990
          Next Review: Conference 2024
          Last Reviewed: 2017
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Temple University
1810 N 13th St
361 Speakman Hall (006-68)
Philadelphia, PA  19122-6012
School Phone: (215) 204-2703
Contact:
Contact Phone: (215) 204-2703
  • Sports and Recreation Management Tourism Program and Hospitality Management Program
  •       Initial Accreditation: 03/14/1979
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Texas A&M University
Dept of Recreation & Parks
2261 Tamu
College Station, TX  77843-0001
School Phone: (979) 845-3837
Contact:
Contact Phone: (979) 845-3837
  • Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences Program
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/26/1997
          Next Review: Would have been Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Withdrew From Accreditation

Texas State University
601 University Dr
Jowers Center
San Marcos, TX  78666-4684
School Phone: (512) 245-1973
Contact: Dr.Jo An Zimmermann , Associate Professor
Contact Phone: (512) 245-1973
Contact Email: jz15@txstate.edu
  • B.S., Major in Recreation Adminstration
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/20/1999
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • B. S., Major in Recreation Adminstration, Concentration in Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/20/1999
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Dr.
MS 3080
Moscow, ID  83844-2401
School Phone: 208-885-5014
Contact: Josie Jensen, Program Coordinator
Contact Phone: (208) 885-8846
Contact Email: josiejensen@uidaho.edu
  • Recreation Sport and Tourism Managment
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/19/1989
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

University of Maine at Machias
116 Obrien Ave
Machias, ME  04654-1329
School Phone: (207) 255-1200
Contact:
Contact Phone: (207) 255-1200
  • Environmental Recreation and Tourism Management Program
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/19/1989
          Next Review: Would have been Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Withdrew From Accreditation

University of Mississippi
Health, Exercise Science, Rec. Mgmt.
235 Turner Center
University, MS  38677
School Phone: (662) 915-5555
Contact: Dr,Kim Beason, Coordinator and Professor
Contact Phone: (662) 915-5555
Contact Email: hpbeason@olemiss.edu
  • Sport and Recreation Administration
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/10/2000
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

University of Missouri-Columbia
105 ANHEUSER-BUSCH NAT RES
BLDG 105C ANHEUSER-BUSCH BUILDING
Columbia, MO  65211-0001
School Phone: (573) 882-9524
Contact: Jennifer Wentz, Program Coordinator
Contact Phone: (573) 882-2914
Contact Email: UpahJ@missouri.edu
  • Parks, Recreation and Sport
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/01/1977
          Next Review: Conference 2024
          Last Reviewed: 2017
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

University of New Hampshire
108 Hewitt Hall
Durham, NH  3824
School Phone: (603) 862-5345
Contact: Cindy Hartman, Assistnat Professor
Contact Phone: (940) 902-9641
Contact Email: cindy.hartman@unh.edu
  • Department of Recreation Management and Policy, Program and Event Management Option
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/05/1985
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

University of North Carolina at Greensboro
524 Highland Avenue
204 Ferguson Building
Greensboro, NC  27402-6170
School Phone: (336) 334-5327
Contact: Ms.Kimberly Miller, AP Associate Professor
Contact Phone: (336) 334-4480
Contact Email: kdmiller@uncg.edu
  • Professional Core
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/26/1981
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/26/1981
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

University of Northern Iowa
203 WRC UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA
Cedar Falls, IA  50614-0001
School Phone: (319) 273-3613
Contact: Chris Kowalski, Associate Professor
Contact Phone: (319) 273-3528
Contact Email: kowalski@uni.edu
  • Leisure, Youth & Human Services
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/15/1986
          Next Review: Conference 2024
          Last Reviewed: 2017
          Accreditation Status: Accredited with Conditions

University of St. Francis
500 Wilcox St
Joliet, IL  60435-6188
School Phone: (815) 740-3691
Contact: Dr.Sydney Sklar, Professor and Department Chair
Contact Phone: (815) 740-3691
Contact Email: ssklar@stfrancis.edu
  • Recreation and Sport Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 09/30/1983
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Recreation Therapy
  •       Initial Accreditation: 09/30/1983
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

University of Tennessee - Knoxville
1914 Andy Holt Ave
Knoxville, TN  37996-4528
School Phone: (865) 974-1279
Contact: Dr.Steven Waller, Professor, Recreation & Sport Management/Associate Dept. Head
Contact Phone: (865) 974-1279
Contact Email: swaller2@utk.edu
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/02/1983
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Sport Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/02/1983
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

University of Toledo
2801 W Bancroft St
MS 119
Toledo, OH  43606-3390
School Phone: 419-530-2762
Contact: Ruthie Kucharewski, Professor
Contact Phone: (419) 530-2762
Contact Email: r.kucharewski@utoledo.edu
  • Bachelors of Science in Recreational Therapy
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/03/1991
          Next Review: Conference 2023
          Last Reviewed: 2016
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

University of Utah
1909 E South Campus Dr Rm 1085
Salt Lake City, UT  84112-9307
School Phone: (801) 585-6503
Contact: Dr.Kelly Bricker, Professor and Director
Contact Phone: (916) 206-3189
Contact Email: kelly.bricker@health.utah.edu
  • Parks Recreation and Tourism
  •       Initial Accreditation: 03/14/1979
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
1725 State St
2051 Health Science Center
La Crosse, WI  54601-3374
School Phone: (608) 785-8213
Contact: Dr.Laurie Harmon, Department Chair
Contact Phone: (608) 785-8213
Contact Email: lharmon@uwlax.edu
  • Recreation Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/06/1988
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/06/1988
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Virginia Wesleyan University
5817 Wesleyan Drive
Virginia Beach, VA  23455
School Phone: (757) 455-3305
Contact: Dr.Doug Kennedy, Professor and Chair
Contact Phone: (757) 455-3305
Contact Email: dkennedy@vwu.edu
  • Sport and Recreation Management
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/20/1984
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Western Illinois University
400 Currens Hall
Macomb, IL  61455
School Phone: (309) 298-1517
Contact: Dr.Michael Lukkarinen, Interim Chair
Contact Phone: (309) 298-1967
Contact Email: MD-Lukkarinen@wiu.edu
  • Bachelor of Science Degree
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/13/1978
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Western Kentucky University
Diddle Arena 2039
Bowling Green, KY  42101
School Phone: (270) 745-2498
Contact: Dr.Raymond Poff, Program Coordinator / Professor
Contact Phone: (270) 745-2498
Contact Email: raymond.poff@wku.edu
  • Recreation Administration
  •       Initial Accreditation: 04/10/1980
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Western Washington University
516 High St
MS 9067
Bellingham, WA  98225-5946
School Phone: (360) 650-3962
Contact: Melissa D'Eloia, Associate Professor, Program Coordinator
Contact Phone: (360) 650-3962
Contact Email: melissa.deloia@wwu.edu
  • Recreation Management and Leadership
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/15/1986
          Next Review: Conference 2025
          Last Reviewed: 2018
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation
  • Therapeutic Recreation Concentration
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/15/1986
          Next Review: Conference 2025
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

Winston-Salem State University
601 S. MLK Jr.
Anderson C017
Winston Salem, NC  27110-0001
School Phone: (336) 750-3459
Contact: Dr.Jo Ann Coco-Ripp, Department Chair, Program Coordinator
Contact Phone: (405) 338-0240
Contact Email: rippjc@wssu.edu
  • Therapeutic Recreation Program
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/26/1997
          Next Review: Conference 2021
          Last Reviewed: 2014
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation

York College
204 Diehl Hall
York, PA  17403-3651
School Phone: (717) 815-6448
Contact: Dr.Brian Malcarne, Assistant Professor
Contact Phone: (717) 815-3036
Contact Email: bmalcarn@ycp.edu
  • Recreation Leadership
  •       Initial Accreditation: 10/21/1984
          Next Review: Conference 2022
          Last Reviewed: 2015
          Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation