Parks, Tourism and Recreation Management Transfer Track
  • Associate of Arts (AA) or Associate of Science (AS)

If you have a passion for the outdoors and enjoy working with people, consider a career in parks, tourism and recreation management.

Parks, Tourism & Recreation Management professionals develop and manage nature-based recreation experiences and park resources for public land management agencies, nonprofit organization and the nature-based tourism industry.


Attributes of Successful Parks, Tourism & Recreation Management Professionals

  • Ability to think critically and solve problems
  • Technologically savvy
  • Mathematically adept
  • Physically fit
  • Enjoy working outside in all types of terrain and weather conditions
  • Passion for the outdoors
  • Strong communication skills

Transfer Tips

  • Students preparing to transfer should work closely with an advisor to customize a course of study based on their transfer goals.
  • Students should also become familiar with transfer school programs, as it is the student’s responsibility to check with each transfer school in order to determine specific prerequisite courses and equivalencies.

Student Support Center Advisor

Russ Lamson

LRC 129

(406) 756-3885
Faculty Advisor

Christina Relyea

RH 156

(406) 756-3946

For general information, contact the Admissions office: (406) 756-3847.