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.

Students develop understanding and skills in policy, administration, planning, programming, marketing, finance, and leadership.

This 15-credit minor is available to all Mason undergraduate students, with the exception of those enrolled in the BS in Tourism and Events Management degree program. Eight credits must be unique to the minor.

The Tourism and Event Management minor is available fully online if the following classes are completed: TOUR 190, TOUR 200, TOUR 220, TOUR 230, TOUR 340.  More details are available through the Office of Distance Education.

Degree Requirements

Required Courses (9 Credits)

Electives (6 credits)

Select two courses from the following

Total: 15 credits

Click to view the 2017-2018 Tourism and Events Management Minor Advising Sheet For more information about this minor, contact:

Michelle Gnoleba
Academic Advisor
Phone: 703-993-5200
Thompson Hall, Suite 2300 (Fairfax)