List of All U.S. Colleges with a Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies Major

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Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies focuses on planning and maintaining recreational and leisure activities, facilities, and services. If you’re interested in studying Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies, here’s a complete list of schools that offer this major.

 

Search for schools with a Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies major and see your chances of acceptance.

 

How to Use This List

 

This list of colleges is organized by state. To learn more about each college, including acceptance rates, costs, enrollment, and more, click on the name of the school.

 

List of All U.S. Colleges with a Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies Major

 

School

State

University of South Alabama | South

Alabama

Northern Arizona University | NAU

Arizona

University of Arkansas

Arkansas

California Polytechnic State University | Cal Poly

California

Humboldt State University | HSU

California

San Diego State University | SDSU

California

California State University, Northridge | CSUN

California

California State University, Long Beach | Long Beach State

California

California State University, Fresno | CSU Fresno

California

California State University, East Bay | CSU East Bay

California

San Francisco State University | SF State

California

San Jose State University | SJSU

California

Georgia College | GCSU

Georgia

Georgia Southern University

Georgia

Southern Illinois University Carbondale | SIU

Illinois

University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign | UIUC

Illinois

Indiana University Bloomington | Indiana

Indiana

University of Iowa

Iowa

University of Maryland, College Park | Maryland

Maryland

Springfield College

Massachusetts

Central Michigan University | CMU

Michigan

Calvin College

Michigan

Western Michigan University | WMU

Michigan

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities | Minnesota

Minnesota

University of Minnesota Duluth | UMD

Minnesota

University of Southern Mississippi | Southern Miss

Mississippi

Lindenwood University

Missouri

University of Missouri | Mizzou

Missouri

University of Nebraska Omaha | UNO

Nebraska

University of Nevada, Las Vegas | UNLV

Nevada

Ithaca College

New York

Catawba College

North Carolina

University of North Carolina at Greensboro | UNC Greensboro

North Carolina

East Carolina University | ECU

North Carolina

Ohio University

Ohio

Bowling Green State University | BGSU

Ohio

University of Toledo

Ohio

Oklahoma State University | OSU

Oklahoma

Oregon State University | OSU

Oregon

Southern Oregon University | SOU

Oregon

York College of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

Messiah College

Pennsylvania

University of South Dakota | USD

South Dakota

Texas A&M University

Texas

Brigham Young University | BYU

Utah

Utah State University

Utah

University of Utah

Utah

Virginia Commonwealth University | VCU

Virginia

Central Washington University | CWU

Washington

Eastern Washington University | EWU

Washington

Washington State University | WSU

Washington

Western Washington University | WWU

Washington

Howard University

Washington DC

Gallaudet University

Washington DC

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How to Find Best-Fit Schools

 

Having a specific major is just one aspect of many when evaluating your fit with a potential college. Some other factors to consider are:

 

  • Academic rigor, resources, and support
  • School and class size
  • Location
  • Cost and financial aid generosity
  • Your chances of acceptance
  • Flexibility in the curriculum
  • Diversity

 

To find a school with a Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies major that also suits your other preferences, use our free chancing engine and school search tool. You’ll be able to filter for schools based on major and all the aforementioned preferences. We’ll also let you know how you stack up against other applicants and how to improve your profile.


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