Minor Requirements (15 Units)

Minor Requirements (15 Units)

Required:

  • RTM 101 – Introduction to Recreation and Tourism Management (3)
  • RTM 304 –Leisure and Tourism (3)
  • RTM 305 – Wilderness and the Leisure Experience (3) OR RTM 487 – Environmental and Cultural Interpretation (3)
  • RTM 404 – Cross-Cultural Perspectives of Tourism (3)

Electives (Select 1 Course)

  • RTM 351 – Recreation Therapy and Special Populations (3)
  • RTM 469 – Administration and Operation of Recreation and Tourism Agencies (3)
  • RTM 470 – Global Sustainable Tourism Management (3)
  • RTM 475 – Commercial Recreation and Attractions Management (3)
  • RTM 484 – Directed Leadership (3)
  • RTM 489 – Outdoor Leadership and Adventure Programming (3)
  • RTM 499 – Special Study (3)

Courses in the minor may not be counted toward the major, but may be used to satisfy preparation for the major and general education requirements, if applicable. A minimum of six upper division units must be completed in residence at San Diego State University.

Recreation & Tourism Management Degrees

The Recreation and Tourism Management program provides a Bachelor of Science and a minor in Recreation Administration. Our program provides three emphasis areas that encompass the diverse field: