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

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.


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.

About the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) is the right place to find a diverse group of outstanding students and professionals working with a team of dedicated, internationally renowned, and friendly scholars and educators.

With a shared goal of enhancing the quality of life through healthy and abundant living, students, faculty, and community partners increase understanding and expand skills and professional practices in the classroom, the field, and other centers of learning. SRHT contains two divisions Health and Human Performance, and Sport, Recreation, and Tourism and many of our programs have received national recognition and are accredited. Our office is located on the Science and Technology campus in Prince William, Katherine G. Johnson Hall Suite 220.

SRHT is multi-faceted, with academic programs in:

The higher degree of experience that SRHT students receive prepares them for a wide range of professional, volunteer, and personal endeavours throughout their lives.