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Bachelor’s Degrees in Other Parks, Recreation & Leisure Studies

138 Yearly Graduations
$24,000 Median Salary
$20,834 Median Debt
There are 27 schools in the United States where you can get your bachelor's degree in other parks and rec. This degree is more popular with male students, and about 42% of recent graduates were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group. Also, 0.7% of other parks and rec graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Other Parks & Rec Majors

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 138 students earned their bachelor's degree in other parks and rec. This earns it the #267 spot on the list of the most popular bachelor's degree programs in the nation.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in other parks and rec at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 138
Basic Certificate 34
Associate’s Degree 30
Master’s Degree 21
Doctor’s Degree 4

Earnings of Other Parks & Rec Majors With Bachelor’s Degrees

The median salary for graduates holding a bachelor's degree in other parks and rec is $24,000. A lot of factors can contribute to this number, such as the location of your workplace and the availability of other perks and bonuses.

To get a better picture, earnings for this category of people can range from a low of $22,750 to a high of $26,750.

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Student Debt

The median student debt for graduates holding a bachelor's degree in other parks and rec is $20,834. The length of time it takes you to graduate and what college you attend can affect this number quite a bit.

The chart below shows the range of accumulated debt loads. On the high side of the range, $21,832 is the debt load, and the debt load on the low side is $19,500.

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The median monthly payment of a other parks and rec graduate with a 10-year repayment plan is $216.

Student Diversity

More men than women pursue bachelor's degrees in other parks and rec. About 57.2% of graduates in this field are male.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 79
Women 59
Gender Diversity of Bachelor's Degrees in Other Parks & Rec

The racial-ethnic distribution of other parks and rec bachelor’s degree students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 0
Black or African American 42
Hispanic or Latino 10
White 77
International Students 1
Other Races/Ethnicities 8
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Other Parks & Rec Bachelor's Degree Students

There are 27 colleges that offer a bachelor’s degree in other parks and rec. Learn more about the most popular 20 below:

46 Yearly Graduations
50% Women
43% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The most popular school in the United States for other parks and rec students seekinga bachelor's degree is Northwestern Oklahoma State University. Each year, around 1,900 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $6,593 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $4,775 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 46 people received their bachelor's degree in other parks and rec from NWOSU. Of these students, 50% were women and 43% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#2

University of North Alabama

Florence, Alabama
23 Yearly Graduations
35% Women
39% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of North Alabama comes in at #2 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in other parks and rec. Each year, around 7,700 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $9,600 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $6,660 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 23 people received their bachelor's degree in other parks and rec from UNA. About 35% of this group were women, and 39% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#3

Howard University

Washington, District of Columbia
18 Yearly Graduations
39% Women
94% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 3rd most popular school in the country for other parks and rec majors who are seeking their bachelor's degree is Howard University. Roughly 9,300 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $24,966 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $31,309 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 18 bachelor's degrees were handed out to other parks and rec majors at Howard. About 39% of this group were women, and 94% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#3

Chadron State College

Chadron, Nebraska
18 Yearly Graduations
39% Women
44% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Chadron State College comes in at #3 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in other parks and rec. Each year, around 2,400 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $5,082 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $4,086 per year.

The other parks and rec program at Chadron State College awarded 18 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 39% were women and 44% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#5

Southern Wesleyan University

Central, South Carolina
9 Yearly Graduations
56% Women
33% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Southern Wesleyan University comes in at #5 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in other parks and rec. Roughly 1,400 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $24,926 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $10,170 per year.

The other parks and rec program at Southern Wesleyan University awarded 9 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. About 56% of this group were women, and 33% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#6

Plymouth State University

Plymouth, New Hampshire
8 Yearly Graduations
38% Women

Plymouth State University comes in at #6 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in other parks and rec. Each year, around 4,600 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $11,870 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $9,630 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 8 people received their bachelor's degree in other parks and rec from Plymouth State.

#7

Trinity Christian College

Palos Heights, Illinois
3 Yearly Graduations
33% Women

Trinity Christian College is the 7th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a bachelor's degree in other parks and rec. Roughly 1,000 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $30,700 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $10,517 per year.

The other parks and rec program at Trinity Christian College awarded 3 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year.

#7

Southern Adventist University

Collegedale, Tennessee
3 Yearly Graduations
33% Women
33% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Southern Adventist University comes in at #7 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in other parks and rec. Each year, around 2,800 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $21,650 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $11,700 per year.

The other parks and rec program at Southern Adventist University awarded 3 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 33% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 33% were women.

#7

Springfield College

Springfield, Massachusetts
3 Yearly Graduations
67% Women

Springfield College comes in at #7 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in other parks and rec. Each year, around 3,100 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $38,030 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $32,190 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 3 bachelor's degrees were handed out to other parks and rec majors at Springfield College.

#10

Huntington University

Huntington, Indiana
2 Yearly Graduations

Huntington University comes in at #10 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in other parks and rec. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $25,956 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $11,064 per year.

The other parks and rec program at Huntington University awarded 2 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year.

#10

Clarks Summit University

South Abington Township, Pennsylvania
2 Yearly Graduations
50% Women

Clarks Summit University comes in at #10 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in other parks and rec. Roughly 700 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $26,082 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $8,160 per year.

The other parks and rec program at Clarks Summit University awarded 2 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year.

#10

Ouachita Baptist University

Arkadelphia, Arkansas
2 Yearly Graduations

Ouachita Baptist University is the 10th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a bachelor's degree in other parks and rec. The other parks and rec program at Ouachita Baptist University awarded 2 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year.

1 Yearly Graduations
100% Women

Brigham Young University - Provo comes in at #13 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in other parks and rec. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $5,790 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $7,290 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 1 people received their bachelor's degree in other parks and rec from BYU.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to other parks and rec that offer bachelor’s degrees.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Health & Physical Education 48,130
Recreation Administration 3,042
Parks, Recreation & Leisure Studies 2,956
Outdoor Education 119

References

*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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