Resort and Recreation Management Degree

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Resort and Recreation Management Degree

Resort and Recreation Management Degree Program Outcomes
Resort and Recreation Management Cost Chart

Northern New Hampshire is internationally known for its hospitality, tourism attractions and grand hotels. There could be no better location for a degree program in Resort and Recreation Management.  Students will experience hands-on learning in a professional environment and have access to content experts beyond the classroom.

The degree will provide a comprehensive approach to learning all facets of resort and recreation management operations including front office operations.  The degree offers three options for concentration. Hotel Operations Management provides a strong foundation in front office, room, food, and beverage operations.  Event Management includes conference planning, group sales, and marketing.  Nature-based Tourism prepares the students for outdoor leadership and club management.

Upon successful completion of the degree in Resort and Recreation Management, graduates will be prepared for a middle management position.  Graduates will also possess the necessary foundation to pursue further studies toward a higher education degree.

First Year
Fall Semester Lec Lab Cr
ENGL120W College Composition 4 0 4
HOS101W Introduction to Hospitality 3 0 3
HUMA181W Spanish l 3 0 3
  OR      
HUMA183W French l 3 0 3
OTM113W Formatting in Word 3 0 3
PROF101W Professional Readiness 1 0 1
  Mathematics 4 0 4
  Semester Total 18 0 18
         
Spring Semester Lec Lab Cr
CHEM112W Nutrition 3 0 3
  OR      
PHYS111W Survey of Physical Science 3 2 4
COMP120W Quantitative Decision Making 3 0 3
ENGL211W Technical Writing 3 0 3
HOS210W Accounting for Hospitality Managers 3 0 3
HUMA240 Critical Thinking Seminar 3 0 3
  Semester Total 15 0/2 15/16
  First Year Total     33/34
         
Summer Semester
Nature Tourism Option
RRM202W Wilderness Preparation 3 0 3
RRM203W Wilderness Preparation Internship 0 9 3
  Total Credits for Summer 3 9 6
Second Year
Fall Semester Lec Lab Cr
COMP125W Comprehensive Presentation Methods 3 0 3
HUMA182W Spanish ll 3 0 3
  OR      
HUMA184W French ll 3 0 3
MGMT212W Marketing 3 0 3
  OR      
MGMT214W Management & Teamwork 3 0 3
PSYC111W Psychology 3 0 3
RRM201W Introduction to Human Resources 3 0 3
  Semester Total 15 0 15
         
Spring Semester Lec Lab Cr
Nature Tourism Option  
RRM205W Outdoor Operations 3 0 3
RRM206W Outdoor Operations Internship 0 18 6
RRM208W Adventure Activity Management 3 0 3
RRM209W Adventure Activity Management Internship 0 18 6
OR        
Event Management Option  
RRM211W Conference Planning & Group Sales 3 0 3
RRM212W Conference Planning & Group Sales Internship 0 18 6
RRM214W Hospitality Marketing 3 0 3
RRM215W Hospitality Marketing Internship 0 18 6
OR        
Hotel Operations Management  
RRM217W Front Office & Room Operations 3 0 3
RRM218W Front Office & Room Operations Internship 0 18 6
RRM220W Food & Beverage Operations 3 0 3
RRM221W Food & Beverage Operations Internship 0 18 6
  Totals 6 36 18
  Total Credits for Year     33
  Total for A.S. Degree--Event Management/Hotel Operations     66/67
  Total for A.S. Degree--Nature Tourism     72/73