Health, Exercise Science, and Recreation Management
School of Applied Sciences, University of Mississippi

Careers in Sport & Recreation Administration

The BASRA degree program strives to prepare students to become Certified Park and Recreation Professionals and marketable first-line supervisors in a variety of sport, park, recreation, tourism and related fields.

Students that graduate from the University of Mississippi with a degree in Sport and Recreation Administration have chosen careers in Mississippi and throughout the country within:

  • professional and amateur sport
  • municipal
  • outdoor
  • therapeutic
  • military
  • church
  • youth
  • older adult
  • commercial and tourism
  • governmental agencies and organizations