Healthy living through recreation.
As a professional with expertise and advanced training in recreation, you will be
positioned to promote active lifestyles and to help shape healthy communities.
This program explores contemporary issues and advanced concepts related to exercise
physiology, sport psychology, physical activity, health and disease. You will learn to plan,
organize and direct recreation programs to improve activity levels and health for youth,
senior citizens, athletes, tourists, outdoor adventurers, and others in your community.
With the campus’s student recreation facilities and Idaho’s countless mountains, rivers
and lakes as their laboratory, students in this program have exceptional opportunities
for hands-on field research and experiences.