Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management - B.S.F.R.


Degree Requirements

Entrance Requirements for the Major

General Education Core Curriculum
(Selected with the advice of an academic advisor)

Area VI
Major Requirements
College-wide Requirements must be satisfied in order to graduate with this major


I. Foundation Courses (9 hours)

ENGL 1101 or ENGL 1101E or ENGL 1101S 
ENGL 1102 or ENGL 1102E or ENGL 1103 or ENGL 1050H or ENGL 1060H  
MATH 1101 or MATH 1113 or MATH 1113E or MATH 2200 or MATH 2250 or MATH 2250E or MATH 2300H or MATH 2400 or MATH 2400H or MATH 2410 or MATH 2410H or STAT 2000 or STAT 2000E

II. Sciences (7-8 hours)

At least one of the physical science or life science courses must include a laboratory.
Physical Sciences (3-4 hours)
No preferred courses for this area. See Core Curriculum view.
Life Sciences (3-4 hours)
Preferred Course(s): (BIOL 1103, BIOL 1103L) or (BIOL 1103E, BIOL 1103L) or (BIOL 1107, BIOL 1107L) or (BIOL 2107H, BIOL 2107L


III. Quantitative Reasoning (3-4 hours)

No preferred courses for this area. See Core Curriculum view.


IV. World Languages and Global Culture, Humanities and the Arts (12 hours)

Note: Course credit received as a result of a score on a departmental foreign language placement test will not satisfy the General Education Core Curriculum requirements in Area IV, World Languages and Global Culture, Humanities and the Arts.
World Languages and Global Culture (9 hours)
No preferred courses for this area. See Core Curriculum view.

Humanities and the Arts (3 hours)
No preferred courses for this area. See Core Curriculum view.

V. Social Sciences (9 hours)

  • Students who have not met the Georgia and U.S. Constitution requirement by examination should enroll in POLS 1101 or POLS 1101E or POLS 1101H.
  • A passing grade on an examination on the history of the United States and Georgia is required to satisfy the United States and Georgia History Requirement for all persons receiving a baccalaureate degree from the University, unless exempted by one of the following courses: HIST 2111, HIST 2111E, HIST 2111H, HIST 2112, HIST 2112E, HIST 2112H, HIST 3080H. Examinations are given at University Testing Services. Reexamination is permitted. Contact University Testing Services at (706) 542-3183 for information.
Preferred Course(s): AAEC 2580 or  ECON 2106 or ECON 2106H 


Area VI
ANTH 1102 or ANTH 2120H or FANR(MARS) 1100 or FANR 1100E or GEOG 1101 or GEOG 2010H or INTL 1100 or INTL 1100H or PRTM 1100E 
(CHEM 1110, CHEM 1110L) or CHEM 1210 or CHEM 1210E or (CHEM 1211-1211D, CHEM 1211L) or (CHEM 1311H, CHEM 1311L)
(BIOL 1104, BIOL 1104L) or (BIOL 1108, BIOL 1108L) or (BIOL 2108H, BIOL 2108L
AGCM 2200 or COMM 1110 or COMM 2150H or FANR 3950 (3 hours)
BIOS 2010 or BUSN 3000 or STAT 2000* or STAT 2100H* or FANR 2010-2010L

*University System of Georgia courses STAT 1Dxx and STAT2Dxx may be used here to satisfy this requirement. 

If any of the courses in Area VI have been used to satisfy Areas II-V of the Core Curriculum, General Electives may be taken here. (Refer to College-wide requirements when selecting General Electives) 


Entrance Requirements

Major Requirements

A baccalaureate degree program must require at least 21 semester hours of upper division courses in the major field and at least 39 semester hours of upper division work overall.

Major Electives
Choose 10 hours from the following: 

Note: Excess credit for FORS(ANTH) 4270/6270 and  FANR(ANTH)(ECOL)(GEOG)(INTL) 4271/6271 or FANR 4271W/6271W or FANR(ANTH)(ECOL)(GEOG)(INTL) 4271E/6271E may be applied towards Major Electives. 

Environmental Education

AESC(FCID) 4920S/6920SEDIT 4180/6180
AGCM 3600EDIT 4210
AGED 4340/6340EDUC(EPSY) 2130
AGED 4350/6350 or AGED 4350E/6350EENTO(BIOL) 2010
AGED 4360/6360ENTO 2010E
AGED 4370/6370ESCI 4430/6430
ALDR 3820HFANR 4444S/6444S
ALDR(AFST)(LACS) 4710/6710 or ALDR(AFST)(LACS) 4710E/6710EGEOG 1125
ANTH 3090PHIL 2020
CRSS 3050
Or other course approved by faculty mentor

Natural Resource Management
AAEC 2580FANR 3950
ACCT 2101FANR 4020/6020 
ACCT 2102FANR(ECOL) 4810/6810
ADPR 3100 or ADPR 3100HFHCE 4000/6000
ADPR 3120FORS 3010, FORS 3010L
ADPR 3850 or ADPR 3850HFORS 4050/6050, FORS 4050L/6050L
ADPR 3860GEOG 4385/6385-4385L/6385L
ADPR 5120HIPR 4120/6120
ADPR 5750/7750HIPR 4200/6200
AGCM 3600HIPR 4480/6480
ALDR 3900SHIPR 4800/6800
ALDR 4540/6540JURI 4910/6910
ALDR(AGED)(AGCM) 4800E/6800EMARK 3001 or MARK 3001E or MARK 3001H
ARID 3420MARK 4450
BUSN 4650MGMT 3001 or MGMT 3001H
COMM 3320PADP 3000
CRSS(FANR) 3060, CRSS(FANR) 3060LPADP 4650
ECON 2100PHIL 2030
EDES 4270/6270PSYC 4220
EETH 4000RMIN 4000
EETH 4020/6020SOCI 3730
EETH(AESC) 4190/6190WILD 4110/6110, WILD 4110L/6110L
Or other course approved by faculty mentor

AAEC 3200MARK 3001 or MARK 3001E or MARK 3001H
AAEC 4980PHIL(EETH) 4220/6220
ANTH 2265POLS 4090
ANTH 3200PRTM 5700/7700
ANTH 3235PSYC(AFAM) 2150 or PSYC 2150E
ANTH(FANR) 4842/6842PSYC 3200
ENTR 5500PSYC 4200
ENVM 4650/6650RMIN 4000
HIPR 4000/6000SOCI 2730
HIPR 4072/6072SOCI 3010
HIPR 4100/6100SOCI 3330
HIPR 4510/6510SOCI(ANTH) 3400
LAND 2310SOCI 3730
Or other course approved by faculty mentor

Please note: Major Requirements (Required Courses and Major Electives combined) must total at least 63 hours. 

(This total does not include the 1-hour P.E. requirement)