Welcome to the Department of Recreation, Parks and Tourism. We offer three academic concentrations:

RCPT in the News

  1. Recreation, Parks and Tourism faculty member earns prestigious award »

    12/6/2016

    The Resort and Commercial Recreation Association has presented its 2016 Outstanding Professor Award to Radford University Assistant Professor Josh Carroll.

  2. Summer in the Park »

    9/13/2016

    Recreation, Parks and Tourism major Seana Wilson spent six days this summer in the Partners in the Parks program at Zion National Park in Utah. 

  3. WOAH! That sounds fun »

    8/30/2016

    Department of Recreation, Parks and Tourism Associate Professor Anja Whittington will serve as special guest instructor for the upcoming WOAH! Weekend on Sept. 23-25 at Camp Carysbrook in Riner.

  4. CEHD recognizes top students »

    5/10/2016

    Radford University's College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) recognized and honored many of its students during the college's eighth annual awards ceremony on May 6, in the Bonnie Hurlburt Auditorium.

  5. Domo arigato, Dr. Wagstaff »

    3/17/2015

    Mark Wagstaff has blazed a trail in outdoor leadership education in Japan.

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