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CWU Programs

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Bachelor of Science
Contact Name 
Alex Lange
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CWU’s recreation, tourism, and events program offers opportunities to focus on community-based recreation such as parks or non-profit organizations and outdoor resource recreation; tourism management and hospitality programs; or events planning.


Recreation, tourism, and events graduates focus on sustainable practices that consider people, economics, communities, and the environment. Students in this major choose to specialize in recreation, tourism management, or event management. 

Why this program 

Established in 1947, the Recreation, Tourism, and Events degree program at CWU was the first of its kind at a college or university in Washington state.

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