Recreation Management and Policy Major: Program and Event Management Option B.S.
What is program and event management?
Whether you see yourself organizing music festivals, running a sports program or leading bicycle tours across Europe, UNH’s program and events management degree will prepare you for a career in this growing area of recreation. You will gain the planning, administrative and leadership skills to work in a diverse array of recreation and event management organizations. You’ll also study key concepts in marketing, leadership and public policy in relation to recreation services.
Why study program and event management at UNH?
Hands-on learning is an important component of the program and event management option at UNH. Along with traditional classroom learning, you’ll study with professionals in the field and participate in a full-time internship. You’ll also have opportunities to conduct research with UNH faculty. You’ll be able to connect with fellow students through the Recreation Society, a student organization promoting education, community service and networking opportunities for recreation management and policy students on campus.
- Adventure recreation manager
- Executive director for nonprofit organization
- Festival and event planner
- Recreation center manager
- Recreational sport manager
- Resort recreation director
- State or national park manager
- Youth program director
Hewitt Hall, 4 Library Way
Durham, NH 03824
Phone: (603) 862-2391