Department of Recreation, Tourism, & Sport Management
Welcome to the Department of Recreation, Tourism, & Sport Management at Southern Connecticut
State University! Our programs represent some of the largest industries in the world.
Professionals trained in recreation, recreation therapy, child life therapy, tourism,
event management, & sport management work in a variety of settings: community agencies,
federal, state, & municipal agencies, state & federal parks, private commercial enterprises,
professional, intercollegiate, & interscholastic sport organizations, youth development
organizations, not-for-profit organizations, hospitals & rehabilitation settings,
as well as travel, hospitality, & entertainment venues.
Recreation Therapy is on Facebook!
Check out the new Facebook page for the Recreation Therapy program, created by RT
students Joe Piersa, Haley Samuelson, Jenna Holt and Katie Cullina! Recreation Therapy on Facebook
Southern RTSM students in Liverpool, England!
Follow along with senior Event Management student Erica Surgeary, as she details her
travels and studies during her study abroad trip to Liverpool, England! Erica is spending
the Fall 2016 semester studying at Southern's UK partner institution, Liverpool John
Moores University, and she is blogging about her experiences here! AmErica in Liverpool