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Recreation and Leisure Services

Tuition fee CA$16,253 per year

The fees shown here are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$14,937), health insurance and ancillary fees.

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Registration fee CA$400 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Overview

To prepare you to improve citizens’ quality of life by developing healthy communities, this program’s curriculum meets the demands of the ever-growing recreation and leisure field.

Throughout your studies, you’ll conduct needs assessments, create risk management plans, develop business plans and practice grant proposal writing, and plan and implement recreation programs for all ages and abilities. You’ll also complete 880 supervised field placement hours, which will help develop critical practical skills through the integration of classroom learning into real-life situations. The opportunity to participate in supplemental training sessions (sensory training and High Five’s Principles of Healthy Child Development and Quest 2) will also be available.

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Career opportunities

  • Recreation/sport/camp program leaders and instructors
  • Recreation/sport/entertainment operators and attendants
  • Recreation and sport policy researchers/consultants/program officers
  • Recreation/sports/fitness program and service directors
  • Customer service and retail agents
  • Recreation and leisure services coordinator
  • Recreation and Leisure
  • Supervisor or Recreation and Leisure Services Manager and/or programmer
  • Therapeutic recreation activation aide

Areas of Employment

  • Long-term care homes
  • Municipal community recreation centres
  • Retirement residences
  • Adult day centres
  • Youth-focused organizations
  • Non-profit community agencies
  • Summer camps
  • Sport leagues
  • Private entities
Apply Now! September 2023
Application start
Oct 3, 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! September 2023
Application start
Oct 3, 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States