Career Opportunities

The following is only a partial list of the many occupations available in the Leisure Planning and Management emphasis.

  • Director of Recreation and Parks for a municipality
  • Cruise Activity Director
  • Swimming Pool Manager
  • Youth/Sports Director for YMCA, YWCA, Boys & Girls Clubs
  • Director for church or youth agency camps
  • Program Director on military bases worldwide
  • Special Events Coordinator for a city recreation and parks department
  • Manager of recreational facilities
  • Resort Activities Manager
  • Executive Director, Boy Scouts of America
  • Youth Development Specialist
  • Director of Youth Ministries
  • Adult Programs Coordinator for a Community Education Department
  • Events Specialist for a Chamber of Commerce
  • Intramural Sports Manager or Student Union Director