The Accreditation Advantage

The RPTA program is accredited by the COAPRT, Council on Accreditation of Park, Recreation Tourism and Related Professions.  Accreditation by COAPRT guarantees that the courses that you take as an RPTA major will equip you with the knowledge and skills that you will need to succeed in the recreation, health and human services workplace.  Upon graduation, RPTA students are immediately eligible to take an examination to become a Certified Park and Recreation Professional . This professional credential can help you gain the attention of perspective employers and distinguish yourself as a graduate of nationally recognized professional preparation programs.


Accreditation Partner

National Recreation and Park Association