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Recreation and Leisure Studies Minor


The minor in recreation and leisure studies is designed for the student whose work is likely to call for understanding of and skill in coping with leisure and recreational implications of extended life expectancies, retirement, the needs of citizens with disabilities, high technology and the changing family structure.

Admission to the Program

Any undergradaute student can declare this minor.

Program Requirements

The minor consists of 18 credits outlined below.

Students must earn a "C"or higher in each course in the minor. Courses taken on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis do not satisfy this requirement.

  • REL 302 Leisure and the Individual and Society
  • REL 308 Recreation Programming and Leadership
  • REL 312 Management of Recreation and Leisure Services
  • REL 307 Applied Studies (summer only)
  • Six credits of additional REL courseswork selected with advisor approval

Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies

Department Chair: Lynda Cochran
Location: Hartwell 23
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Phone: (585) 395-2994
Fax: (585) 395-5246

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Faculty & Staff

Joel Agate Ph.D
(Clemson University)
Assistant Professor

Sarah Agate Ph.D
(Clemson University)
Assistant Professor

Nancy M Ballaron MS
(SUNY College At Brockport)

Lynda J Cochran Ph.D
(University Of Idaho)
Associate Professor and Chair

Arthur J Graham MS
(Eastern Kentucky University)
Instructional Support Technician

Rehnuma Karim
Assistant Professor

Sarah Scott Demmin MED
(Brock University)