Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management
The Penn State Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management (RPTM) is one of the most well-respected programs of its kind in the nation.
PGA Professional Golf Management Program celebrates 25 years in 2015
As the PGM program celebrates its 25th year in 2015, alumni recall the lessons they learned at Penn State and still apply to their careers and personal lives today.
The department offers an undergraduate degree with three options:
- Commercial and Community Recreation Management
- PGA Professional Golf Management
- Outdoor Recreation and Environmental Interpretation
Graduate degrees in Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management help prepare students for career opportunities in park agencies, recreation/leisure services, and academia.
Explore our site and learn more about the programs we offer, our outstanding experiential learning facilities, our world-class faculty, and our alumni—many of whom have gone on to become the most recognized leaders in their chosen professions.