Program Overview

If you have a vision for expanding physical activity and recreation for children and youth outside of the school setting, the Carson-Newman youth athletics and recreational management program is the place for you. Custom-designed to achieve your future goals, coursework may include preparation for coaching, after-school recreation programs, wilderness leadership, tourism programming or other innovative recreational programs. You can even choose a focus or minor in wilderness recreation management, communication, religion, business management, marketing, missions, sociology, environmental science or another area of interest.

Youth Athletics and Recreation Management Careers


• Children’s fitness
• Tourism
• Fitness center management
• Nonprofit sport programming
• Recreation management
• Camping ministry

Youth Athletics and Recreational Management Internships


• Cherokee Country Club, Knoxville
• West Valley track team

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