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Graduates of the program will leave with well-developed field skills, a solid background in management and the kind of real-world experience that makes them attractive to employers.

In our region - and throughout the nation - adventure tourism is growing. As people spend more of their free time experiencing the natural world, adventure recreation managers will play an increasingly important role in creating experiences that are safe, responsible and unforgettable.

Examples of career opportunities include county or city adventure programmer, challenge course manager, scouting council program manager, therapeutic adventure counselor, rafting river manager, ski school director, climbing guide service manager, outdoor retail store manager and other positions.