School of Recreation, Health and Tourism College of Education and Human Development George Mason University

School of Recreation, Health and Tourism College of Education and Human Development George Mason University

Manassas , VA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
60%
40%
student ratio
40
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
61%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Certificate
    • Exercise, Fitness, And Health Promotion Master of Science (MS) [advanced practitioner]
    • Sport And Recreation Studies Master of Science (MS) [recreation administration]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 12
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

61% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 36
    • Accepted 22
    • Acceptance Rate 61
    • Enrolled 16
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test or MAT, 3 letters of recommendation; official transcripts; expanded goals statement; undergraduate course in statistics and minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 credit hours and overall (for MS in sport and recreation studies); baccalaureate degree related to kinesiology, and exercise science or athletic training (for MS in exercise, fitness and health promotion)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 575 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, health care benefits (for full-time research or teaching assistantship recipients)

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students40
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students40
    • Part-time Percentage55%
    • Full-time Percentage45%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American13%
    • White / Caucasian72%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown9%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty109
    • Full-time Percentage28%
    • Part-time Percentage72%
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInforming policy; promoting economic development; advocating stewardship of natural resources; improving the quality of life of individuals, families, and communities at the local, national and international levels
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,018,018

Location & Contact

School of Recreation, Health and Tourism

College of Education and Human Development
George Mason University

10900 University Blvd, MSN 4E5
Manassas , VA 20110
United States

David Wiggins

Director

Phone: 703-993-2057
Fax: 703-993-2025
Email: dwiggin1@gmu.edu

Lindsey Olson

Office Assistant

Phone: 703-993-2098
Fax: 703-993-2025
Email: lolson7@gmu.edu


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