Academic Catalog


Bachelor of Science Park, Recreation and Tourism Studies with a Major in Park and Recreation Management (BS)

Ling Ling, PhD, Undergraduate Program Director
2014 Student Recreation Center
(757) 683-4881

This program is designed to prepare students to enter the professional field of park and recreation management. 

Students must have a 2.00 GPA and 12 credit hours at Old Dominion University to be declared under the Park, Recreation and Tourism Studies program.

A minimum of 120 credit hours, which must include both a minimum of 30 credit hours overall and 12 credit hours in upper-level courses in the major program from Old Dominion University, is required for Park and Recreation Management majors.

Advanced Placement

Departmental examinations for advanced placement are available for selected courses in the undergraduate programs. Please contact the department chair for further details. Refer also to the Policy on Prior Learning Assessment Credit Options at the Undergraduate Level in this Catalog.