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School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University
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School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

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Programs of Study

Undergraduate Programs

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.
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Graduate Programs

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers graduate students the opportunity to earn master’s degrees with concentrations in Athletic Training, Exercise, Fitness, and Health Promotion, Sport and Recreation Studies, and Physical Education. Our graduate program meets the growing demand from students and professionals who wish to pursue advanced study or more effectively serve their industries and communities.
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PhD Programs

Are you interested in pursuing a doctorate in education with an emphasis in Exercise, Fitness, and Health Promotion? The PhD in Education program provides advanced research training and professional study with course work that focuses on both theory and practice. This highly regarded doctoral program has, for more than 20 years, prepared students for leadership roles as academicians, researchers, senior-level administrators, policymakers, and practitioners.
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Bachelor's Accelerated Master's Programs

Are you interested in accelerating your college studies? Students can earn both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in as little as five years. Concentration options in the MS Sport and Recreation Studies include: Sport Management, Recreation Management, and Sport and Leisure Studies. Undergraduate students at George Mason University may apply for this option in the second semester of the junior year. The minimum GPA is 3.0.
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