Experience Design and Management

Senior Internship

Senior Internship
Full-time work experience in a recreation or therapeutic recreation agency under the supervision of a recreation or venue management professional or a certified therapeutic recreation specialist. Applying academic skills and knowledge to solve problems and stimulate innovation.
 Hours0.5 - 12.0 Credit, Arr Lecture, Arr Lab
 PrerequisitesRECM 425
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
 ProgramsContaining RECM 496R
Course Outcomes: 

Skills Application

Apply the skills of assessment, individual program planning, and documentation of patient/client/resident/participant progress. Design, implement, and evaluate meaningful leisure experiences.

Human Relations

Develop a friendly and professional relationship with the people you work with at the agency, learn to take the initiative and be proactive in communicating openly with your agency supervisor, colleagues, and clients.


Be competent working in a variety of functions including finances, marketing, event planning, facilities management, public relations, and other areas of concern to entry-level professionals in the recreation, park, and tourism management field.


Take the NCTRC certification exam upon graduation.