Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism College of Health University of Utah

Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism College of Health University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
61%
39%
student ratio
51
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
50%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Recreation And Park Management Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Philosophy (M Phil)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 13
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

50% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 26
    • Accepted 13
    • Acceptance Rate 50
    • Enrolled 10
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st February 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.2
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 500 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 awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students51
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students51
    • Part-time Percentage39%
    • Full-time Percentage61%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian89%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty14
    • Full-time Percentage57%
    • Part-time Percentage43%
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTherapeutic recreation, community and sport, outdoor recreation, protected area management, sustainable tourism and youth development
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$39,469

Location & Contact

Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism

College of Health
University of Utah

1901 East South Campus Drive, Annex C Room 1085
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
United States

Dr. Kelly Bricker

Chair

Phone: 801-585-6503
Email: kelly.bricker@health.utah.edu

Dr. Jim Sibthorp

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 801-581-5940
Fax: 801-581-4930
Email: jim.sibthorp@health.utah.edu


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