Recreation, Parks and Tourism

Mission: To support the evolving field of recreation, parks, and tourism by assisting future professionals in developing technical competence with professional characteristics, and dispositions.

Vision: We strive to be the preeminent center for outdoor recreation and leadership, tourism and special events, and recreation therapy education in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Values: C.A.R.I.E.:  Collaboration: We succeed together, Accountability: We do the right thing, Respect: We value diversity and inclusion, Innovation: We cultivate growth, Excellence: We strive to make a difference.