Certificate in Therapeutic Recreation
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Program Details

The online Certificate in Therapeutic Recreation program is designed to create a pathway toward certification for Recreation Therapists and will provide students with theoretical and practical backgrounds in recreation and activity-based interventions.  Students learn to assist clients to develop skills, knowledge, and behaviors for daily living and community involvement and will work actively with a client and the family to combine leisure interests and community resources together with therapy, helping the client get the best results.  Graduates are able to use recreation and activity-based interventions to help improve people’s physical, emotional, cognitive, social, spiritual, and leisure functioning so they enjoy life more fully.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)