Parks and Lands Management, Master | Indiana University Bloomington | Bloomington, United States
24 months
Duration
32156 USD/year
30704 USD/year
10630 USD/year
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About

As a student at the Parks and Lands Management program at Indiana University Bloomington, you'll receive a first-rate education, earning a degree that's universally recognized and respected. Our high quality online courses are taught by leading faculty in the School of Public Health, engaging you in active learning. 

Overview

A Master of Science in Recreation degree with a major in Parks and Lands Management provides students with approaches to managing land-based operations at the national, state, regional and local levels. The program emphasizes the stewardship of lands entrusted to many public agencies and private enterprises in order to improve the environment, sustain public enjoyment of parks and facilities by employing contemporary management practices, and balancing resource protection with recreation and use of lands.  

Online students have access to hands-on student services. We encourage you to apply for our programs regardless of your academic background or career experience.

Mission for Indiana University Bloomington

Bloomington is the flagship residential, doctoral-extensive campus of Indiana University. Its mission is to create, disseminate, preserve, and apply knowledge. It does so through its commitments to cutting-edge research, scholarship, arts, and creative activity; to challenging and inspired undergraduate, graduate, professional, and lifelong education; to culturally diverse and international educational programs and communities; to first-rate library and museum collections; to economic development in the state and region; and to meaningful experiences outside the classroom. 

The Bloomington campus is committed to full diversity, academic freedom, and meeting the changing educational and research needs of the state, the nation, and the world.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Organizational Leadership of Leisure Services 
  • Administrative Theory and Management Practices of Leisure Services
  • Foundations of Conservation, Parks, and Recreation 
  • Capstone Studies in Parks, Recreation, Tourism, and Public Lands 
  • Principles and Foundations in Public Health 
  • Research in Health, Kinesiology, and Recreation 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

35 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.8

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate education and grade point average (GPA) 
  • Scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) for many majors.
  • TOEFL scores for students with a primary language other than English.
  • References
  • Personal statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32156 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32156 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    30704 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30704 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10630 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Bloomington

1071 - 1733 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Financing

Interested in financing your studies? Find a student loan that works for you.

Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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