Bachelor of Science in Recreation (BSR), Public, Nonprofit, and Community Recreation Major Indiana University Bloomington



Course info


This major is for students who think that leisure is a basic right for all individuals in a society, and for those who wish to make a difference in the quality of life in a community. Students acquire professional recreation management skills that can be applied in a wide variety of leisure settings, recreation facilities, recreation-based leagues and associations, nonprofit recreational settings, and public programs around the world. Through class practice, projects, internship opportunities, service-learning, and field experiences, students can learn both tangible and intangible traits and skills that employers are looking for, including leadership, management, programming, marketing and evaluation, legal aspects of park and recreation management, and communication skills. Students who are interested in planning events for nonprofits or for community building will also find this a useful kind of education.

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study Bachelor of Science in Recreation (BSR), Public, Nonprofit, and Community Recreation Major.

Full Time (Minimum of 120 credit hours)

Tuition fees

$37,297.00 (27,68,836) per year

Tuition and fees: USD $7,400 for summer; This fee is for 2019 and it may subject to change for the coming year.


13 Jan, 24 Aug


School of Public Health-Bloomington

1025 E. 7th Street, Suite 111,



47405, United States

Entry requirement for international students

Applicant must have completed a diploma from an accredited high school (or must have completed the Indiana High School Equivalency Diploma)

Applicant must have TOEFL score of 79 on internet-based test, 550 on paper-based test, IELTS score of 6.5 and PTE score of 53.

* Please check with your chosen school for the exact entry requirements for your programme.

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