Bachelor of Science in Recreation Management / Community Youth Development & Leadership
Springfield College

Program Details

For those who wish to work with youth, this online sports management degree from Springfield College focuses on youth development and leadership within youth communities. Graduates can go on to work with youth-centered organizations and programs such as The Boys and Girls Club, 4H, Parks and Recreation, etc. Examples of possible career positions include:

  • Youth development specialist
  • Municipal recreation coordinator
  • Violence and substance abuse prevention specialist

With proper training on interacting with and teaching youth, graduates have the ability to guide youth in making positive decisions and becoming future community leaders themselves. This sports management degree online is based on the school's Humanics philosophy which strives to educate the mind, but also the body and spirit.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Springfield College is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have 15 equivalent college credits for transfer.