May 21, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Ecotourism, B.S.

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Ecotourism is responsible travel that supports biodiversity conservation, builds environmental and cultural awareness and respect, and contributes to local economic and social development. The Ecotourism major combines multidisciplinary knowledge and skills related to ecotourism, protected area management, outdoor recreation, environmental science, and business administration. The Ecotourism major seeks to empower those who plan and implement ecotourism-related activities to see themselves as responsible hosts and stewards of earth’s most incredible natural resources.  


Activity Courses (4 Credit Hours)

  • REC/ECT 1xx - Four REC/ECT activity courses (1 credit each) -  4 Credits

Ecotourism Major Electives (Choose 18 Credit Hours from the following:)

Total Credit Hours Required in Major: 51 Credit Hours

Total Credit Hours Required in Degree: 121

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