Northwest College

Academic Programs

Program of Study

Outdoor Recreation Leadership

This program offers students who are preparing to enter the outdoor and adventure job market a diverse background in multi-season land and water based outdoor programming. Students in the Outdoor Education and Recreation program develop skills and experience related to leading groups in adventure based outdoor recreation activities. This program is not designed for students planning to transfer to a four-year institution.

Potential Careers
  • Parks Administrator
  • Adventure Education Instructor
  • Recreation Manager
  • Camp Recreation Director
  • Team Building Facilitator
  • Boys and Girls Club Director
  • Wilderness Instructor
See Course Requirements & Descriptions
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