Vancouver Island University

Recreation and Sport Management

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Program Information

School:Vancouver Island University
Faculty:Tourism, Recreation and Hospitality
Degree:Diploma; Co-op
Field of Study:Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Description:Do you have passion for healthy, active lifestyles, and a desire to shape those interests into a rewarding career? VIU's Recreation and Sport Management program can help you launch a career in the growing sport, recreation, health and wellness industries.

In the program, your learning will benefit from hands-on exploration under the guidance of instructor who care about your success. Take your learning deeper with paid internships and small classes, where you will work closely with other students and your instructors on meaningful community projects.

Graduates find a wide variety of careers focused on building positivity and confidence around sport and community for people of all ages. Explore the Recreation and Sport Management Program Website to learn more about careers.
URL:Recreation and Sport Management at Vancouver Island University
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $27,382

Approximate cost for books and supplies for one year: $1,800.00
Careers:Recreation and Sports ManagersCoaches

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Pearson Test of English (Academic) [min. 60]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Work Experience
History of leadership, active involvement in recreation and sport pursuits, and experience working with people of varying ages and interests is recommended.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on October 06, 2023