FVCC’s Parks, Tourism and Recreation Management transfer curriculum provides students with foundational knowledge in biology, economics, statistics and accounting while preparing them to transfer with junior status to the University of Montana-Missoula’s College of Forestry and Conservation.
If you have a passion for the outdoors and enjoy working with people, consider a career in parks, tourism and recreation management.
Students who intend to seek a career in parks, tourism, and recreation management can complete most of the first two pre-professional years of study at FVCC to ready themselves for the junior year at the University of Montana-Missoula.
The University of Montana-Missoula’s B.S. in Parks, Tourism & Recreation Management degree is designed to prepare students for professional positions developing and managing nature-based recreation experiences and park resources for public land management agencies, nonprofit organizations, and the nature-based tourism industry.
Attributes of Successful Parks, Tourism & Recreation Management Professionals
- Passion for recreation and the outdoors
- Enjoy working with people
- Strong communication skills
- Well organized