Welcome to the Leisure Planning and Management (LPM) emphasis

The Leisure Planning and Management emphasis area prepares students to work in a wide variety of leisure service organizations with a particular focus on program planning, facilitation, and administration.  Students in this emphasis area often seek employment in residential camps, YMCAs, theme parks, resorts, and city recreation and park agencies.

Declare Your Major in RPLS

Learn how to join the RPLS community.


View program requirements, 4-year plan, and curriculum for Leisure Planning Management.

About Leisure Planning and Management

The Recreation, Parks and Leisure Services Department, the only COAPRT accredited university in the state of Minnesota, prepares students to enter the field of Leisure Planning and Management.

Career Opportunities

Discover some of the many occupations available in the Leisure Planning and Management Field.